Comments

Digital copy of a Newscutting of an article in the Jersey Evening Post titled Child assault case collapses. [Some details redacted].

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Reference

C/D/AW1/C/WD000419

Date

1998 - 1998

Scope and Content

Refers to the abandonment of a case before the Royal Court due to a lack of evidence. Refers to charges against Alan and Jane Maguire, formerly [houseparents] of Blanche Pierre children's home [Blanche Pierre Family Group Home], mentioning assault and grave and criminal assault. Notes Attorney General Michael Birt QC's consideration that there was not sufficient evidence to proceed. Notes that decision not to proceed was taken following consultation with the States of Jersey Police's Child Protection Team and the Police Legal Adviser.

Names

Blanche Pierre Family Group Home
Children's Services
Jersey Evening Post
Royal Court
States of Jersey Police
Birt, Michael
Maguire, Jane
Maguire, Alan

Keywords

Rue de Maupertuis | abuse | assaults | Attorneys General | child protection | childcare | Children | children's homes | children's services | child abuse | court proceedings | evidence | Family Group Homes | houseparents | IJCI | legal advice | Media | newscuttings | Newspapers | Police | Press | witnesses

Dimensions

1 pdf file

Language

English

Level of description

file

Access Restriction

PDF file - please click on the link to download

Closed until

2100

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