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Prisoners Transfers

Volume 501: debated on Thursday 26 November 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice whether the recent inquiry into the inappropriate transfer of prisoners between HM Prison Pentonville and HM Prison Wandsworth has considered whether staff should be dismissed; and if he will make a statement. (300947)

In each case, the hearing authority considered the allegations against individual members of staff in the light of all of the available evidence. The allegations were found proven against three members of staff who consequently received disciplinary penalties.