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Andy Henley
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Andrew Henley is a postgraduate student in critical criminology and social research methods with the Open University. His proposed PhD thesis explores the impact of post-sentence stigmatization on former offenders. He has previously written for Inside Time, the National Newspaper for Prisoners and volunteers for the award-winning charity UNLOCK, the National Association of Reformed Offenders.

A dangerous dichotomy

A recent report in the Independent has highlighted government plans to ban ‘convicted criminals’ from ‘claiming compensation for injuries sustained in attacks, in prison or after release’.  The policy relates…