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Vol 24 No 9 Sept/Oct 2019

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A new edition was published, see:
Prisoners and the Law 3rd ed isbn 9781845920029

Prisoners and the Law 2nd ed

ISBN13: 9780406911056
ISBN: 0406911053
New Edition ISBN: 1845920023
Published: June 2000
Publisher: LexisNexis Butterworths
Country of Publication: UK
Format: Paperback
Price: Out of print

The new edition of this book brings the reader fully up to date with all the changes in prison legislation and policy, including a complete rewriting of the Prison Rules. The book takes account of these changes and the Human Rights Act 1998.This up to date text on prison law contains new chapters on the various agencies that advise prisoners charged with criminal offences committed in prison and includes material on the Human Rights Act.

Prison Law
1. Introduction.; 2. Legislation.; 3. Basic legal remedies.; 4. Statutory agencies and NGOs.; 5. Various types of prisons. ;6. Categorisation, allocation and sentence calculation. ;7. The requests/complaints procedure. ;8. Prison discipline. ;9. Rights and privileges. ;10. Prison conditions. ;11. Lifers. ;12. Parole and release. ;13. Legal aid. ;14. Prisoners property claims. ;15. Personal injury and assault claims. ;16. Applications for judicial review. ;17. Prisoners charged with criminal offences committed in prison. ;18. The European Convention on Human Rights.