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Behind closed bars: Sex in prison

Wednesday, 04 March 2015

A one-day conference on Tuesday 17th March exploring the issues and problems around sex in prison.

There is currently little reliable evidence on both consensual and coercive sexual activity in prison. This conference will highlight the findings of the Commission on Sex in Prison established by the Howard League for Penal Reform, which received evidence from Her Majesty's Inspectorate of Prisons, the Prison and Probation Ombudsmen, academics, practitioners and NGOs among others.

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