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Consultation: Revisions to sentencing guidelines for child cruelty offences

Date:25 AUG 2022
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The Sentencing Council is consulting on updated sentencing guidelines for offenders convicted of child cruelty offences, including causing or allowing death or serious injury, or neglect in England and Wales.
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The Council is seeking views on the proposed revisions from judges, magistrates, prosecution and defence advocates and others with an interest in this area. The consultation will run until 27 October 2022. 

You can read the document and respond here.