On 8 November 2023, the Supreme Court of Appeal handed down judgment on the right of prisoners to use personal computers in order to further their studies while incarcerated. The court ruled that the policy prohibiting prison inmates’ use of personal computers in their cells is invalid. It ordered the Department of of Correctional Services and the Judicial Inspectorate for Correctional Services to come up with a new, legally valid policy on the use of personal computers in prison cells.
Download the full report here.
Sign up for our email newsletter to receive monthly updates about our work, event announcements and advocacy opportunities. Sign up for our email newsletter to stay up to date on the latest action items, educational tools, and campaign victories from LHR. We will email you once a month with the latest news in Human Rights and more.