Lawrence v. Pembrokeshire County Council – Times Law Reports

Posted May 29th, 2007 in child abuse, duty of care, law reports, local government by sally

Parent is owed no duty of care by children’s social workers

Lawrence v. Pembrokeshire County Council 

Court of Appeal

“The right to respect for family life, guaranteed by article 8 of the European Convention on Human Rights, did not outweigh the duty of a local authority to protect children at risk by placing them on the Child Protection Register.”

The Times, 29th May 2007


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