JA Years in Review

JA Years in Review

Justice Action Report | May 2013 to Dec 2014

We proudly present our latest Justice Action Report May 2013 – December 2014 Download

In the week before Christmas it was sent as a letter to 450 people inside prisons and locked hospitals as a message of empowerment, hope and goodwill. Here is the letter version download for others to print and send to their contacts in prisons anywhere in the world. We will respond to all letters.

Subject headings are: iExpress, Computers in Cells, Prisoners' Rights to Storage, Mental Health, Forced Medication, Community Treatment Orders, Parklea Prison Cell Cramming, JUST US, Community Justice Coalition Questionnaire, Women in Prison, Deaths in Custody, Parole, Consorting, Art and Music in Prisons, International Conference on Penal Abolition ICOPA15 Ottawa, CURE Conference Bangkok.

JA Report | Feb 10 2012


This is our regular report to update you with our latest news and projects. Please let us know if you can provide any assistance or advice on these issues or generally. Feedback on our new ground-breaking papers linked below, items 4, 5 and 6 would be greatly appreciated. 

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JA Report | February to July, 2012

This report is to update you with our latest news and projects. Please let us know if you can offer any feedback on any of the topics raised below.  download


The Justice Action office has been busier than ever. New team members have come aboard as current campaigns and developing issues present an ever- growing range of efforts. The photo above shows part of the growing team.

Our four Justice Reform Initiative research papers, recently launched at an international conference in Trinidad, adopt the new concept of prisoner empowerment and responsibility that propose proactive approaches to doing time. Ministers, bureaucrats and leading academics in each field of research were consulted and their feedback was incorporated into the papers. 

JA has been exposing the shocking treatment of those affected by mental health policies while held in prisons and forensic hospitals. We have produced several research papers in this area such as the Forced Medication and Patient and Prisoner Controlled Services papers. Our being involved in this area stems from our relationship with several current patients, including Saeed Dezfouli, who have articulated the need for change in these areas.

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JA Report | August 2012 to April 2013



This latest Justice Action Report includes the battle of Callan Park, the use of force in prisons, progress on the detainees publication JUST US, torture and hospital inspection, death in custody, the CJC Hypothetical, music and art. It covers August 2012 to April 2013. Download here

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JA Annual Report 2016

2016 has been yet another busy year for the Justice Action team. Click here to read a report on the work we've done, and check out some photos of the highlights below. 


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