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Operation Ore appeal could change child protection balance

Operation Ore appeal could change child protection balance

The appeal relating to the clumsy, US spawned Operation Ore investigation into Internet child pornography is due to start on 11th November. Those affected are seeking to prove that they were in fact victims of credit card fraud and did not access child pornography on the Internet. It is understandable therefore that many people, child…

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Prisoners win right to vote as Cameron recognises EU Law

Prisoners win right to vote as Cameron recognises EU Law

The BBC are reporting that David Cameron has reluctantly accepted that the UK can no longer break the Law by continuing to deny prisoners the vote. The UK was in breach of a ruling by the European Court of Human Rights made some five years ago. An announcement is expected later this week. The news…

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CEOP fails to win independence Home Secretary confirms

CEOP fails to win independence Home Secretary confirms

In the House of Commons today, the Home Secretary, Theresa May confirmed that the Child Exploitation Online Protection Centre will not be granted independence and autonomy. She was answering an opposition question. Although the views of the NSPCC, other childrens’ charities and the ubiquitous Sarah Payne were put forward, May sensibly refused to give way.…

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Scottish & Southern start winter blackmail with huge price increase

Scottish & Southern start winter blackmail with huge price increase

As the clocks go back in the UK and the dark evenings start earlier, the British public are about to be robbed blind once more as the energy companies cash in on the winter. Scottish and Southern Energy are the first to move with their announced rise of 9% (no, it’s not a typo) which…

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UK’s anti-Europe lobby lose again…and will continue to do so

UK’s anti-Europe lobby lose again…and will continue to do so

The British Prime Minister, David CameronĀ  is in conclave today with his European big brothers and sisters. The poor, pathetic island dwelling nation that built a once mighty empire from slavery, by stealing other nations’ countries and by quietly murdering anyone opposed to such practices, is now faced with being totally ignored by the rest…

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