Penitentiaries

NDP Justice Critic Gerry Rogers

After years of complaints and government foot dragging, NDP Justice Critic Gerry Rogers (MHA, St. John’s Centre) says she welcomes the forthcoming information from the report on the peer review of psychiatric services for corrections in Newfoundland and Labrador.

 
NDP Justice Critic Gerry Rogers

NDP Justice Critic Gerry Rogers (MHA, St. John’s Centre) says the province is still waiting for the Department of Justice to release the report of the peer review into psychiatric services at Her Majesty’s Penitentiary.

 
NDP MHA Gerry Rogers

NDP Justice and Housing Critic Gerry Rogers (MHA, St. John’s Centre) had questions in the House of Assembly today about psychiatric services in the penitentiary system, and how government is addressing the province’s housing crisis aside from social housing.

 
NDP Justice Critic Gerry Rogers

NDP Justice Critic Gerry Rogers (MHA, St. John’s Centre) had strong words today for the province’s justice system. This morning, another judge heard a request from an accused person for a sentence longer than two years, in order that the accused serve time in a federal penitentiary.

 

Today in the House of Assembly NDP Justice Critic Gerry Rogers (MHA, St. John’s Centre) pressed the government to release a report from the Citizens’ Representative.

Rogers stated that in March 2011, the Office of the Citizens' Representative released a report on the psychiatric services at HMP.

 

Today in the House of Assembly NDP MHA Gerry Rogers (St. John’s Centre) asked the minister of justice two questions about Her Majesty’s Penitentiary (HMP) and the department’s plans for dealing with the fallout from Federal Bill C-10.

 

Share this page: