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Short Update: UK government publishes two policy papers on COVID-19 temporary prisoner releases

FairTrialsAdmin - April 30, 2020 - COVID-19 Updates, Prisoner releases

The Ministry of Justice and HM Prison and Probation Service jointly published two policy papers setting out the criteria for COVID-19 temporary prisoner releases. The two papers relate to End of Custody Temporary Release and Compassion Release on Temporary Licence. They set out information on the eligibility criteria, the assessment process, conditions of release, supervision and return to custody.  

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