Tuesday 22 August 2017

Ian O'Doherty: Well, that seems fair

Ian O Doherty

We seem to live in an increasingly violent age -- and not just here in Ireland, where just walking down O'Connell Street after dark is akin to taking your own life in your hands.

No, things are perhaps even worse in Britain, where prisons and young offenders' institutions are full to the brim.

So, in an attempt to curb the massive overcrowding, courts have started to impose more home-based curfews than ever before.

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