CSC in ‘flagrant non-compliance’ of solitary confinement rules, prison watchdog says
New data shows only 5.7 per cent of prisoners spent four hours outside of their cell every day—in violation of the law brought in by the Liberals last Parliament.
Public Safety Minister Bill Blair office says it hopes to re-establish the independent advisory panel, which disbanded after a year without data from CSC. Its chair said the panel model is a failure and won't achieve proper oversight.
The Hill Times photograph by Andrew Meade