Digital copy of Exhibit 9: Confidential Documents relating to Group Home Le Squez [Blanche Pierre Family Group Home] and Jane and Alan Maguire. Signed by Children's Officer [Anton] Skinner. Taken from the Children's Services client file of Witness 76. [Some details redacted]. Used as evidence in relation to Witness 76's witness statement to the Inquiry dated 12 August 2014 [C/D/AW1/B3/14/WS000166].

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August 6th 1990 - August 6th 1990

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Refers to previous meetings dated 27 April 1990 and 30 April 1990. Details Jane and Alan Maguire admitting emotional and physical abuse towards children in their care, and Jane and Alan Maguire's assertion that they would have used the methods [constituting emotional and physical abuse] to discipline their own children. Refers to Jane and Alan Maguire's level of awareness of Children's Service's policy regarding corporal punishment. Refers to interviews with Jane and Alan Maguire, and agreements concerning the use of corporal punishment, inappropriate sanctions used to control the children under their care, the increasing pressure felt by Jane and Alan Maguire with regards to raising the children in their care, and suggestion Jane and Alan Maguire retire by the end of June 1990. Details transition of responsibility of Blanche Pierre from Jane and Alan Maguire to a new Officer in Charge, and refers to Jane Maguire's employment at the Family Centre Service as Family Centre Assistant and Development Officer.


Blanche Pierre Family Group Home
Children's Services
Maguire, Jane
Maguire, Alan
Skinner, Anton
Highlands College


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