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Gemma Lousley

Advice/Information Worker, Detention Advice Service

Gemma Lousley is Advice/Information Worker at the Detention Advice Service (DAS). She was previously Policy and Campaigns Officer at the Criminal Justice Alliance.

Britain's Forgotten Prisoners

A more sparing use of immigration detention is clearly needed; we would argue that its use should be exceptional.
16/10/2012 10:04 BST

Time to Think Again About Foreign National Prisoners

Theresa May is right to have highlighted the need to reform the way foreign national prisoners are dealt with. If she is truly determined to root out unfairness in the current system, however, her concerns should lie with increasing the opportunities available to this group to understand and exercise their rights, and not with limiting their ability to access justice still further.
12/04/2012 10:07 BST