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Fighting for prisoners serving IPP sentences

New documentary about IPP Prisoners – Jailed for Life for Minor Crimes: the UK’s Forgotten Prisoners

In a three-month investigation, VICE News uses Freedom of Information laws, exclusive interviews, and prison reports to uncover the scandal of the 4,612 prisoners serving life sentences under abolished legislation — some for relatively minor […]

VICE News investigate IPP Prisoners

From: Exclusive: VICE News Investigates the UK’s 4,500 Prisoners Doing Life for Minor Crimes By Maeve McClenaghan and Ben Bryant Thousands of prisoners — many of who committed relatively minor crimes — are stuck […]

Former law lord says 3,500 prisoners behind bars longer than necessary

This article is old but introduces main key points about the injustice of the IPP sentence. From: Lord Lloyd urges justice secretary Chris Grayling to speed up release of inmates after scrapping of indefinite […]