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Home Office urged to consider guidelines on 'not guilty' criminal records checks

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Home Office urged to consider guidelines on 'not guilty' criminal records checks

Date - 2nd August 2018
By - Sian Harrison
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Supreme Court justices have urged the Home Office to consider guidelines on criminal record checks to protect people found not guilty from "unfair stigmatisation". A leading judge said "careful thought" needs to be given to the...
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