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Posts Tagged: child protection
“Here’s a chap who’s disappointed he wasn’t chosen as a Tory candidate and he now comes out with all these accusations.”
Edmund Burke on child abuse claims – and regime change.
Profile: Simon Danczuk, the tough Rochdale MP unafraid to ask the difficult questions on child sex abuse
If Labour had more MPs as bold as he is, the Tories would find themselves in a very much weaker position.
Tim Loughton MP: We have the child abuse inquiry that I and others campaigned for. This is what it now needs to do.
It hasn’t helped that responsibility for children and young people’s issues has now been fragmented from the deafeningly silent DfE across Government departments.
The Bill to help do so is welcome. But in order for the legislation to be world class, more will need to be done.
Holding one would cool the temperature and lessen the chance of an Alistair McAlpine incident – in other words, false accusations.
How can we have arrived at a point where every stranger, no matter what the circumstances, is treated as a potential threat?
Jessica Lee MP: Extending the criminal law to cover emotional abuse is essential to protect children
The Queen’s Speech included a long overdue change to the law.
Before allowing cannabis to circulate freely in the adult population we have to ask what effect this would have on its availability to children
If clergy become legally required to report allegations, we could be forced into acting as mouthpieces for malicious liars.
Imagine that one of your neighbours is a distributor of pornography. His house is full of the stuff, with all… Read more »