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Louise Tickle

Children

TV investigation aims to highlight trauma faced by families from wrongful child protection action

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Adults, Coronavirus

Government failure to consider risks of asymptomatic Covid spread in care homes was unlawful, rules court

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Adults, Social work leaders

Man unlawfully deprived of liberty gets £355,000 council payout

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The Royal Courts of Justice

Children, Social work leaders

High Court dismisses claim that failure to ban unregulated placements for 16- and 17-year-olds was unlawful

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Children, Social work leaders

Home Office social worker guidance unlawful, High Court rules

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The Royal Courts of Justice

Children, Social work leaders

Providers failing to register placements to deprive children of liberty

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Children, Social work leaders

Social worker wins appeal to have discrimination claims against council reconsidered

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Children

Court overturns ruling limiting puberty blockers for children with gender identity issues

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The Royal Courts of Justice

Children, Social work leaders

Court can still agree children’s deprivation of liberty in placements banned by new law, says ruling

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Children, Social work leaders

NHS trust ordered to pay social worker £20,000 over whistleblowing on gender identity service

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The Royal Courts of Justice

Adults, Social work leaders

Ordinary residence: government granted appeal against ruling overturning its approach to mental health aftercare

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Children, Social work leaders

Arrested children in London ‘will continue to be held in police cells’ despite court ruling

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Children, Social work leaders

Supreme Court voices ‘deep anxiety’ over ongoing secure home shortage in face of judges’ repeated warnings

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Workforce

Social worker awarded £20,000 by human rights court after judge’s ‘manifestly unfair’ criticisms left her unable to work

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Children

Puberty blockers and consent to treatment: an analysis of the High Court’s ruling

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