People with acquired brain injury (ABI) are over-represented in the prison population around the world. FLS is proud to be auspicing Voices for Change, a group of self-advocates who contributed to this article to highlight their experiences and call for change. 

https://www.economist.com/international/2021/03/27/brain-injuries-are-startlingly-common-among-those-who-have-committed-crimes

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