Dignity for People in Prison

The Human Rights Law Centre advocates for an end to cruel and inhuman treatment of people behind bars.



In his words

Barwon prison: Teen offender reveals toll of being in Victoria’s most secure adult jail

Throughout the case, we worked to make sure the voices of our clients were heard The Herald Sun published the following story about our Supreme Court challenge against the Victorian Government to stop the use of Barwon prison to detain children. It includes a letter written by one of our clients. Click here to read the full letter.

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