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Letters: Lessons from the past that could cut reoffending by prison leavers

PUBLISHED November 26, 2012

Chris Grayling is to be applauded for his initiative in planning to implement a mentoring scheme for those released following a short prison sentence ('Old lag' mentors and privatised support unveiled for prison leavers, 20 November). In his online article (21 November), Eric Allison welcomes the scheme but concludes: "I shall watch developments with interest."

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