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Children’s Data in Scotland: When Watchdogs are Lapdogs

Children’s Data in Scotland: When Watchdogs are Lapdogs

Méave Gallagher November 23, 2017 0

For the past 3 months the Scottish parliament’s Education and Skills Committee has been taking evidence for the rewrite of its Children and Young Person act (Scotland) 2014; commonly known as the Named Person

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Named Person law declared illegal by Supreme Court – but the battle is far from over

Named Person law declared illegal by Supreme Court – but the battle is far from over

Sophie Sandor July 31, 2016 1

If you talk to the average parent in Scotland today, you will be painted quite an unsettling and surprising picture, even if you have been been following in the news opposition to schemes like

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Time For Walker To Live Up To His Name

Time For Walker To Live Up To His Name

Backbencher August 30, 2013 0

Has his latest transgression made the position of Bill Walker MSP untenable? Those readers who do not take an active interest in Scottish political life will most likely be unaware of the recent revelations

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What Would Scottish Independence Look Like?

What Would Scottish Independence Look Like?

Backbencher July 3, 2013 2

By David McNeilage In less than a year the people of Scotland will be voting to decide their fate. Yes  Scotland, or Better Together. Possibly the most important vote many Scots will make in

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