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Parents who blame each other for child abuse to face stricter penalties

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Parents who blame each other for child abuse to face stricter penalties

Date - 6th September 2018
By - PA and JJ Hutber
Parents and carers accused of child cruelty could face tougher sentences if they try to shift the blame onto others under a new guideline. Advice published by the Sentencing Council brings in a new aggravating factor of trying to accuse others, as...
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