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Art from prison
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Art from prison

The festival DIY Cultures 2013 presents creations arising from within prison to the outside world on 7th April.   Their situation enables them to have what other artists do not: time to conceive of and execute their works. Their creativity is the fruit of their knowledge, but also an escape […]

Mexican boycott of French products
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Mexican boycott of French products

Following the release of Florence Cassez, a social network in Mexico calls for the boycott of products from French companies which sell food, cosmetics and clothes, among other products.   With three votes in favour and two against, and causing much controversy, the judgement was made in room one of […]

A killer’s attraction
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A killer’s attraction

In the UK, up to one hundred women are emotionally involved with convicted killers in prison.  There are numerous stories of love separated by prison walls.   . Ramón Alabau . Nobody suspected that behind Josef Fritzl’s innocent and passive glare lurked a history of violence and kidnapping.  The Austrian held […]

Judges show mercy for Daniel Roque Hall
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Judges show mercy for Daniel Roque Hall

Daniel Roque Hall, who is thin, bedridden and affected by Friedreich’s Ataxia, successfully challenged his release from hospital back to prison as well as Wormwood Scrubs’ claims that it could look after him properly. He will now spend the rest of his sentence at home, where he will receive proper […]