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from Áiseanna Tacaíochta
Leaders of the disability movement have staged 72 hour protest a Day
and Night action outside Leinster house. The action aims to focus critical attention on the serious neglect of people with disabilities and their families, and the failure of the Government to implement long delayed Human Rights and Equality measures, as well as the ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD).
To ask the Minister for Justice and Equality if she will close the women’s prison in Limerick due to the substandard accommodation and long hours of lock-up which are totally unacceptable and constitute a breach of human rights. – Clare Daly