It is easy to take the welfare state for granted. For those of us born after 1949, we’ve always known Britain as having free healthcare for all, free education up … Continued
Because of human rights, it is illegal across the UK to beat children, families have legal protection from being separated and children are protected when giving evidence in courts.
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A stepfather beat his stepson with a cane, causing him bruising. His defence was that "reasonable chastisement" was necessary to control the boy. The court said this was inhumane and degrading treatment.