Conjugal Visits For Prisoners:
Conjugal rights refer to the concept of allowing a prisoner to spend some time in privacy with his spouse within the precincts of a jail.
- Conjugal visits are considered a fundamental right of the spouses of the prisoners
- Recognized as prisoner rights ( by UN and International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights)
- Part of a prisoner’s right to life and inherent dignity
- The right to maintain family and social relations for prisoners