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Digital copy of a letter from the Children's Officer [P L Thornton] to Mr Sherry. Taken from the Children's Services client file of Witness 38. [Some details redacted].

Used as evidence in relation to Witness 38's witness statement to the Inquiry dated 16 January 2015 [ZC/D/AW1/B1/7/WS000517 and C/D/AW1/B3/7/WS000383].

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Reference ZC/D/AW1/A1/4/WD003139
Date 15 December 1970
Scope and Content Gives details about pregnancy of Witness 38's mother, expressing opinion of mother, doctor and Children's Department with respect to the termination of the pregnancy. Refers to Witness 38's placement for adoption and move to Haut de la Garenne. Describes consultation with medical professionals, including potential referral to a gynaecologist, mentioning Dr Reid of Cleveland Road [Surgery]. Also includes references to the Jersey law on abortion mentioning Mr Birt. Emphasises urgency of the matter in order to ensure welfare of Witness 38, his mother and her unborn child.
Names Birt, Mr
Reid, Dr
Sherry, Mr
Thornton, P L
Children's Department
Haut de la Garenne
Children's Services
Samaritans
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Language English
Level of description File
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Digital copy of a letter from the Children's Officer [P L Thornton] to Mr Sherry. Taken from the Children's Services client file of Witness 38. [Some details redacted].

Used as evidence in relation to Witness 38's witness statement to the Inquiry dated 16 January 2015 [ZC/D/AW1/B1/7/WS000517 and C/D/AW1/B3/7/WS000383].

ZC/D/AW1/A1/4/WD003139

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