Trial by video could endanger prisoners' rights, say lawyers

Trial by video could endanger prisoners’ rights, say lawyersPrisoners could miss out on important rights to consult a lawyer and cross-examine witnesses if proposed cost-cutting video links are taken too far, say lawyers. Justice Minister Simon Power is considering the use of video links… [NZ Herald Politics]

Oh cry me a river of tears. Prisoners rights my arse.

If you want rights don’t go to jail. End of story.

Bloody Civil Liberties lawyers, put them all in the slammer and thro away the key.