Lucy Reed has published a post on her blog Pink Tape which explains a bit about the legal framework likely to apply in the case reported in the press last week and cases with similar features. See : PARENTS FOUND INNOCENT OF CHILD ABUSE AFTER THEIR BABY WAS REMOVED AND ADOPTED – an explanation.

Rather than cross post the entire content of the post here, we’ve linked to it in order to keep the comments thread all in one place and to ensure that any edits or updates that are made to it as further information is made available are not lost.