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Only short-term inmates to qualify for early release

Δημοσίευση 29 Μαρτίου 2012, 13:03 / Ανανεώθηκε 27 Ιουνίου 2013, 14:55
Only short-term inmates to qualify for early release
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Only inmates who have been sentenced to less than five years in jail can take advantage of a new law that allows some prisoners to be released early to ease overcrowding in Greek prisons, according to a ruling on Wednesday by Supreme Court deputy prosecutor Athanasios Kannelopoulos.

Only inmates who have been sentenced to less than five years in jail can take advantage of a new law that allows some prisoners to be released early to ease overcrowding in Greek prisons, according to a ruling on Wednesday by Supreme Court deputy prosecutor Athanasios Kannelopoulos.

Inmates will only be released once they have served a fifth of their sentence.




Ekathimerini.com