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New child sex abuse trial guidelines

The Director of Public Prosecutions, Keir Starmer, has issued final guidelines for the investigation of child sex abuse cases.

He says they mark the most fundamental change in attitude across the criminal justice system for a generation.

The advice includes a list of myths about victims that prosecutors may need to challenge.

Clive Coleman reports.

  • 17 Oct 2013
  • From the section UK
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