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Russia today on adoption in the UK

This links to a radio programme (in English) about forced adoption. Note the story recently in polish express.

I am not commenting on Friday's events as yet beyond what I said in The House. I had been assured by people that the government would allow the bill to pass, but this did not happen.

Comments

Will Benson said…
The bill seems quite reasonable although I'm not too keen on the grandparents' bit. Where can I find your commments in the House?
Thanks.
John Hemming said…
Hansard will be up tomorrow.
Gary Stanley said…
The bill was more than reasonable and covered a lot of issues that would make for a better family justice system.
There were a few comments made in the house that questioned parts of the bill and questioned whether making things more complex would hinder matters. I don't think those in the house quite understood that you are not seeking to make things more complex, rather more transparent.
Please do not give up on your draft bill John, it is sorely needed to help address issues in the UK Family Justice System ...

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