richard burgon

'It is a scandal that people are languishing in jail for months instead of getting the hospital treatment they desperately need.'
At HMP Northumberland, 58% felt unsafe and 61% said it was "easy or very easy" to get drugs.
Epidemic of drugs and violence gripping UK jails thought to be damaging inmates' mental health.
Five-year deals with private contractors Carillion and Geo Amey that the MoJ entered in 2014 are failing to deliver promised savings.
'The public is paying more for a probation service which is failing to deliver.'
'People across the country will be shocked by this pathetic response,' says Labour.
Shadow Justice Secretary tells HuffPost UK judge is doing 'important, independent job'.
'Do you know what it’s like running your own business?'