The case against Anver Daud Sheikh was “holed” A care worker who had his sex assault convictions quashed says serious questions must be asked about miscarriages of justice in child abuse cases. Anver Daud Sheikh was two years into an eight-year term for serious sexual assaults on two boys in a Yorkshire care home where […]
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Child abuse convictions reviewed There are fears of a new genre of miscarriages of justice More than 100 former carers and teachers convicted of child abuse are having their convictions investigated. The Criminal Cases Review Commission and Historical Abuse Appeal Panel are probing whether there have been dozens of miscarriages of justice. There are fears […]
Abuse cases doc face probe Jan 26 2004 By Rob Kennedy, The Evening Chronicle Dr Camille San Lazaro. Dozens of child abuse cases could be re-opened because of the evidence of a controversial expert.Calls were today made for a review after a North East man had his conviction for raping a boy overturned because of […]