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24 July 2019 | Podcasts | Article by Alan Collins

HJ Talks About Abuse: Jersey Redress Scheme update

HJ Talks About Abuse: Jersey Redress Scheme update HJ Talks About Abuse: Jersey Redress Scheme update

In this week’s episode of the HJ Talks About Abuse podcast we discuss the recent updates to the Jersey Redress Scheme that was announced on 1 July 2019.

We published the full details regarding the redress scheme the day it was published. These can be found here.

Here we look into the background that led up to the redress scheme, some of the details of the scheme and what has happened since it went live.

Author bio

Alan Collins is one of the best known and most experienced solicitors in the field of child abuse litigation and has acted in many high profile cases, including the Jimmy Savile and Haut de la Garenne abuse scandals.  Alan has represented interested parties before public inquiries including the Independent Jersey Care Inquiry, and IICSA (Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse).

Internationally, Alan works in Australia, South East Asia, Uganda, Kenya, and California representing clients in high profile sexual abuse cases. Alan also spoke at the Third Regional Workshop on Justice for Children in East Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok hosted by Unicef and HCCH (Hague Conference on Private International Law).

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