Safeguarding vulnerable adults – the State in your living room?

In March 2014 the East Midlands Salon hosted a discussion entitledĀ ‘Safeguarding vulnerable adults – the State in your living room?’.

barbara-hewsonThisĀ Salon discussion was introduced by Barbara Hewson – a leading barrister based in London who practises civil liberties, public and regulatory law. She has a particular interest in autonomy and in reproductive rights. She has long been an outspoken critic of legal paternalism, and fought a successful campaign to halt the practice of court-ordered Caesareans in the U.K. She regularly writes for spiked. Continue reading

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