Man jailed for life for stealing phone slams Blair

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Britain has some of the most harsh criminal sentences in the world. For example, if you are found guilty of murder in Britain you will almost certainly be jailed for at least 40 years without parole, in many instances sentenced to spend the rest of your life in prison with no possibility of parole.

However, you can also receive severe sentences for more minor crimes. Until recently you could be jailed for life for stealing a mobile phone. One prisoner who is serving a life sentence with no prospect of release for stealing a mobile phone has hit out at former PM Tony Blair...