GIRFEC Information Sharing (Grand Theft Data)

Presentation on GIRFEC Information Sharing (26 January 2015) This presentation was removed from the web, but copies were saved by concerned parents and slides are reproduced below with our commentary. [All subsequently ruled unlawful by the UK Supreme Court in Read More …

Wellbeing power cannot be construed as duty to share information

Lawyer Allan Norman dismisses the Local Government Act’s use as a gateway for routine sharing information on all children and young people. [The Supreme Court ruling of 28 July 2016 subsequently confirmed the illegality of such information processing.] He writes: There is equivalent legislation in Read More …

Supporting children and families? Aye, that’ll be right!

Under the dubious headline of Supporting children and families, Scottish Minister for Children and Young People, Aileen Campbell, has dutifully launched a consultation on the Scottish Government’s forthcoming Children and Young People Bill. She’s from the government and is here to help, don’t Read More …