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Poll: Should prisoners be paid the living wage for work they do in prison?

A leading Birmingham criminologist has argued that prisoners should be paid the living wage for any work they do whilst in prison.

Professor David Wilson, a former jail governor, argues that the measure would make it less likely they would re-offend by 'reducing their exclusion from society’.

What are your views? Vote in our poll below.

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