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27, July 2022

Malcolm Henké

By Malcolm Henké

Welcome to this week’s edition of Insight in which we review how the high court has dealt with a claim in the aftermath of the Supreme Court judgment in CN & Another v Poole BC [2019] UKSC 25, relating to the circumstances in which local authority social services departments, and the social workers that they employ, could then owe a duty of care in the exercise of child protection functions.