Domestic abuse & the protection of children in contact cases

  To explore legal professionals’ attitudes towards and perspectives on the provisions of s.11 (7A – E) by examining; - how the provisions are understood and implemented in practice by lawyers in the context of Child Welfare Hearings; - to explore and identify the barriers and challenges to the implementation of the provisions; and - how provisions can be made more effective.

  • Start Date:

    10 January 2016

  • End Date:

    9 January 2017

  • Activity Type:

    Externally Funded Research

  • Funder:

    Royal Society of Edinburgh

  • Value:

    £6046

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