Several inmates die in prison protests over Italy’s coronavirus lockdown

Several inmates die in prison protests over Italy’s coronavirus lockdown

At least six inmates died after violent protests broke out in Italian prisons over orders to suspend visits as part of efforts to contain the new coronavirus.

Rome’s green-fingered inmates clean up the city’s parks and gardens

Rome’s green-fingered inmates clean up the city’s parks and gardens

Italy beats Russia in human rights appeals

Italy beats Russia in human rights appeals

Italy praised for improving jail conditions

Italy praised for improving jail conditions

‘Conditions in Italian prisons are still bad’

‘Conditions in Italian prisons are still bad’

‘Less jail time the more books you read’

‘Less jail time the more books you read’

Italian jails overhauled with new law

Italian jails overhauled with new law

Italy moves to ease prison overcrowding

Italy moves to ease prison overcrowding