Tagged: Prison

Breivik versus human rights

John Rogers III Owensboro, Ky. A recent news article reported the following: “A court in Oslo ruled Wednesday that Norwegian authorities have violated the human rights of mass killer Anders Behring Breivik by holding...

More man-years in the correctional service

The number of man-years in the Correctional Service increased by 7 percent in 2007 to 4,100 man-years. From 2005 to 2008, the number of man-years increased by 14 percent. The total cost of the...

In Norway, prisoners take part in TV debates

A pre-election TV debate in Norway was held in a jail, in front of an audience of prisoners and guards. Gwladys Fouché asks if this could ever happen in the UK “It was a...