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Irish Prisoners in Australia get rare visit from Social Worker
Court of Appeal: Cuts to legal aid for prisoners are unlawful
Cuts to legal aid for prisoners are unlawful because they are inherently unfair, the Court of Appeal ruled on Monday 10th April in its judgment on a legal challenge brought by the Howard League for Penal Reform and the Prisoners’ Advice Service (PAS).
Address by President Michael D. Higgins to the ICPO 30th Anniversary Conference
Minister Flanagan highlights Government partnership with ICPO
The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade, Charles Flanagan, TD, delivered the closing address at the 30th Anniversary Conference of the Irish Council for Prisoners Overseas (I.C.P.O.) today (Tuesday).
In his remarks, Minister Flanagan paid tribute to the Council on their work:
Address by Nuala Kelly to the ICPO 30th Anniversary Conference
The Early Days of the ICPO
Address by Fr. Jerry McFlynn to the ICPO 30th Anniversary Conference
The importance of a Pastoral Outreach to Prisoners Overseas
Address by Pauline Crowe to the ICPO 30th Anniversary Conference
Address by Pauline Crowe, Chief Executive at Prisoners’ Abroad.
Bishop Kirby – Opening remarks at the ICPO 30th Anniversary Conference
Address by Bishop John Kirby, Bishop of Clonfert and Chair of the Council for Emigrants of the Irish Bishops’ Conference at a conference to celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the Irish Council for Prisoners Overseas.
Catholic Bishop speaks out against conditions in UK Jails
Irish Times Generation Emigration Article- ‘Warning to emigrants: Respect local laws and customs’
Irish Times Generation Emigration blog highlights ICPO’s ‘Good to Know Before You Go’ campaign:
17 September 2014