NZ: Solutions for trans prisoners needed

From the article: “The government is being urged to consider new options for transgender prisoners after a trans woman had her sentence in a men’s prison reduced because she’s at risk of being a target for other prisoners.”

According to the article, the inmate had been attacked earlier and locked herself/himself in her/his cell for 23 hours a day.

Read more here.

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