Rochdale Prosecutor Nazir Afzal To Speak At Public Conference Tackling Child Sex Abuse

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Law firm Makin Dixon is hosting a free conference in Bradford this month which will look at how to protect children from sexual exploitation, and they are welcoming anyone who would like to attend.

The conference, which will be held on 9th November, features a number of high profile speakers including lawyer Nazir Afzal OBE, who is best known for prosecuting a prolific grooming gang in Rochdale. Nazir also took part in the BBC’s critically acclaimed documentary on abuse in Rochdale, called The Betrayed Girls.

Also speaking at the event is Sammy Woodhouse, a survivor of child sexual abuse who was responsible for helping to expose the Rotherham child abuse scandal. She is the pioneer behind Sammy’s Law, which aims to pardon children who were forced to commit crimes by their abusers.

If you’d like to attend, you can book your place by emailing conference@makindixon.co.uk or give…

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About Sabine Kurjo McNeill

I'm a mathematician and system analyst formerly at CERN in Geneva and became an event organiser, software designer, independent web publisher and online promoter of Open Justice. My most significant scientific contribution is www.smartknowledge.space
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