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Sentencing options important - MHK

A member of the House of Keys says jail is not always the best option for offenders.

Onchan member Peter Karran was speaking after it was confirmed a review of penalties handed down under the Isle of Man's justice system has resumed, following a break during the Child Care Inquiry.

It will be in five stages, after which a report with recommendations will be produced.

Mr Karran (pictured) says custodial sentences cost a lot of money and it's important to consider other options which could be more efficient and effective (audio file attached):

Peter Karran was speaking to Dan Davies on Talking Heads.

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