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Justice Minister, ombudswoman argue while presenting report on prisons

21 Jan 2020 - 16:39

Georgian Justice Minister Tea Tsulukiani and Ombudswoman Nino Lomjaria argued with each other in parliament today, during a presentation of Lomjaria’s report on the situation in four prisons of Georgia.The report says that inmates in #2, #8, #14 and #15 prisons are subjected to violence both from the administration and other inmates.The report reads that the influence of the “criminal subculture” in prisons, “the informal running of prisons by criminal bosses, so-called supervisors and others with criminal-mentality” still remains high.

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