Sentencing and release from prison: the end of ‘automatic early release’?

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This article for a broad audience considers the radical new arrangements governing the release of prisoners in Scotland that have just come into force. What are they and what impact will they have? Is there a better way forward?
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationScottish Justice Matters
Publication statusPublished - 9 Feb 2016


  • sentencing
  • early release

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