Rabat - Mustafa Ramid, the Moroccan minister of justice and liberties confirmed the continued overcrowding of the kingdom’s prisons and attributed the phenomenon to the now-common practice of pretrial detention and the delayed start of cases involving the prematurely arrested detainees. 

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Mustapha Ramid, Minister of Justice and Liberties,
Zainab Calcuttawala is an American journalist based in Morocco.