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Incapacity royal fee advised of merciless prisoner mistreatment

2022-09-23 01:46:29

A royal fee has heard vivid descriptions of how abuse is rampant amongst individuals with disabilities in detention and jail.

(Picture: AAP/Paul Miller)
This week the incapacity royal fee heard tales of abuse and neglect from individuals with disabilities in youth detention and grownup prisons. One girl described being always dropped whereas being moved out and in of her wheelchair and stated she was denied physiotherapy to gradual the development of muscular dystrophy; an Indigenous man stated he was denied his antidepressants and bronchial asthma puffer; a listening to impaired man stated he didn’t have an Auslan interpreter for weeks. 

The mistreatment and lack of integration with the Nationwide Incapacity Insurance coverage Scheme (NDIS) meant individuals weren’t supported in jail or when launched and had been extra prone to re-offend, consultants advised the fee.

Jail and detention are costly, costing taxpayers billions. Mistreatment and the usage of solitary confinement, consultants allege, breaches worldwide human rights legal guidelines and trigger lifelong trauma to these leaving the system, hindering them from reintegrating into society.

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