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Zero Infections For Irish Prisoners But Further Isolation Isn’t Concern-Free

The Irish Prison service has fared remarkably well in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, with ...

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08.04 3 Jun 2020


Zero Infections For Irish Prisoners But Further Isolation Isn’t Concern-Free


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08.04 3 Jun 2020


The Irish Prison service has fared remarkably well in the face of the coronavirus pandemic, with zero confirmed infections of prisoners to date. The system has adapted by offering Netflix and Zoom family visits, but the increased isolation does not come without concerns. Fíona  Chinnéide is the Executive Director of Irish Penal Reform Trust joined us on the show.

 

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