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Chris Grayling: Prison crisis reports are 'just wrong'

19 August 2014 Last updated at 12:03 BST

Justice Secretary Chris Grayling has dismissed reports that the prison system in England and Wales is in crisis in an interview with the BBC's Sima Kotecha.

He attributed overcrowding to an increase in sex offenders who entered the prison system in the wake of the Jimmy Savile affair.

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