TITLE

Scots abuse case triggers action

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Vivienne
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
Public Finance;5/14/2004, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on Scottish ministers' promise of taking action following the publication of reports criticizing social care, health and policing failures in the Borders region. Criticisms against local policies discussed in the reports; Organizations that published the reports.
ACCESSION #
13375024

 

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