6th April 2018
The Law Reform Commission, in 2017, invited submissions to their Consultation on Suspended Sentences. IPRT were pleased to make a submission, which answers specific questions posed by the Commission. The submission is available to view here.
Some of the topics covered in the submission are as follows:
For more on the benefits of community sanctions, see IPRT's 2017 Discussion Paper on Community Service in Ireland.
Respect for rights in the penal system with prison as a last resort.