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    It's looking unlikely prisoners in this country, will get similar treatment to those in some others

    It's looking unlikely prisoners in this country, will get similar treatment to those in some others


    A number have released low-risk inmates or those nearing their release date, to reduce the risk in highly-populated institutions.

    Former Prime Minister Helen Clark says it's a good approach.

    But Jacinda Ardern says the Government hasn't considered it.

    She says they expect Corrections to maintain essential hygiene practices, in particular using appropriate Personal Protective Equipment.

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