Abuse news briefing

21 Jan 2016

The BLM public sector team has published its latest briefing on current abuse cases and related news and developments.

This edition features an in depth update and commentary on the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse (IICSA – the ‘Goddard Inquiry’). The Research and Truth Projects are underway and the first twelve investigations have been announced with the application procedure for core participant status for three opening on 5 February.

You can read the latest abuse news briefing here.

BLM is launching an abuse blog, which will be the main source of information on news and views in this area. To subscribe to the blog and receive updates straight to your mailbox, visit blmabusenews.com.

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Disclaimer: This document does not present a complete or comprehensive statement of the law, nor does it constitute legal advice. It is intended only to highlight issues that may be of interest to customers of BLM. Specialist legal advice should always be sought in any particular case.

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