LAGS have won more than £2.7 million in compensation for being roughed up in Britain’s violent jails.

Hundreds were awarded tens of thousands of pounds each after claiming they were beaten up other prisoners – or sometimes guards.

Reported by The Sun. You can read the full story here. 

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