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Presumed Innocent?

Devine, Lauren



Looks at the duty placed upon local authorities to investigate child abuse. Remarks that the procedures for investigating individuals and families do not provide a way for those suspected to be removed from the system if allegations made against them are unfounded.

Journal Article Type Article
Publication Date Feb 1, 2005
Journal The Criminal Lawyer
Print ISSN 0956-7429
Peer Reviewed Peer Reviewed
Issue 149
Pages 2-5
APA6 Citation Devine, L. (2005). Presumed Innocent?. Criminal Lawyer, 2-5
Keywords child abuse, investigations, local authorities powers and duties, presumption of innocence
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Devine, L. (2005) Presumed innocent - from Salem to Soham, Crim. Law. 2005, 149, 2-5.pdf (30 Kb)

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