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Because of human rights, doctors must involve patient’s families in “do not resuscitate” notices, mums and children are kept together when fleeing domestic violence, and you have a right to know the details about your own adoption. Families need human rights.

What Have Human rights done for Family?


A child should be taken from their family if in their best interests

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A couple with a child had a history of domestic violence and alcohol abuse. The court decided the child should be placed for adoption. They were right to do so, because, whilst family ties should be maintained where possible, the child's safety and well-being must come first.

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