life imprisonment

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a sentence of imprisonment until death

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Risk assessments were not being completed adequately, basic elements were missing and there was "confusion" over who was responsible for completing them, the inspection of life-sentence prisoners found.
THE number of life-sentence prisoners let out of jail on parole has more than tripled in the past nine years.