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Kenya: prisoners granted right to attend family funerals in landmark ruling

Prisoners held in custody have been granted the right to attend the funerals of their close family members, unless compelling reasons dictate otherwise. The ruling was made in a case by former journalist Moses Dola, who is serving a 10-year prison sentence since 2018.

Source: Capital FM (23/02/2024)