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UKIP demands public inquiry over Rotherham abuse scandal

Originally posted on Rotherham Politics:
UKIP councillors will call later today for a public inquiry into the Rotherham child sex abuse scandal. Two motions going before today’s full council meeting will discuss the contents of six independent reports into the…

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Father’s Facebook Video Calling For Social Services Reform Goes Viral

Originally posted on Researching Reform:
A father whose daughter was taken from him by social services, but was later reunited after fighting for her in court, has uploaded a Facebook video calling for an investigation into forced adoption.  The Facebook…

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LANDMARK RULING: Foster Children Can Now Sue Local Authorities For Abuse

Originally posted on Researching Reform:
A Supreme Court ruling which has overturned previous precedent and made history, will now allow children abused whilst in foster care to sue the local authorities that placed them. Those who have been abused, as…

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Submissions to the Investigation into Knottfield Childrens Home, Isle of Man

Originally posted on cathy fox blog on child abuse :
I made these submissions in August to the Social Affairs Policy Review Committee investigating child abuse at Knottfield. I make it public now because I believe it is important that wider…

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Grooming gangs ‘are abusing girls across the country’, victims and investigators warn

Originally posted on Rotherham Politics:
Call for action comes as Bradford records 62 per cent rise in the number of referrals to its specialist child sexual exploitation service Grooming gangs across the country are repeating the horrific abuse exposed in Rotherham, Rochdale, Oxford and…

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Rotherham abuse: 12 men charged with 44 child sex offences

Originally posted on Rotherham Politics:
TWELVE men are due to appear in court charged with 44 child sex offences including rape, indecent assault, supplying drugs and false imprisonment. They are (all addresses are Rotherham unless stated): Amjal Rafiq (38) and…

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Sex abuse victims ‘failed’ by criminal payout scheme

Originally posted on Rotherham Politics:
The Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority is to be investigated over concerns it is failing child sex abuse victims, the Victims’ Commissioner has told 5 live Investigates. Hundreds of people have been refused payouts since 2012,…

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