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[Editorial] Mental health care in French prisons

16 Apr 2016

Last week, Human Rights Watch (HRW) published a disturbing report, Double Punishment: Inadequate Conditions for Prisoners with Psychosocial Disabilities in France. It describes the deplorable conditions that prisoners with severe depression, bipolar disorder, or schizophrenia experience, and the lack of adequate mental health care in French prisons.

Click here to view the full article which appeared in The Lancet