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Promoting Just Responses to the Causes and Consequences of Crime

The Howard League for Penal Reform in Scotland is an independent organisation whose members seek improvements to the criminal justice system in Scotland.

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HOWARD LEAGUE SCOTLAND RESPONSE TO DRAFT SCOTTISH INDEPENDENCE REFERENDUM BILL (2016) 13th March 2017

We welcome this opportunity to comment on the draft Scottish Independence Referendum Bill...

Consultations & Policies

Healthcare in prisons

Submission to the Scottish Parliament's...

Custody

Imprisonment is the harshest sanction the state can impose upon one of its citizens. HLS, therefore, concurs with the findings of Henry...

Events & Lectures

We are currently working on our programme of events for 2014/2015