Birmingham news and blogs Thursday 18 January 2018

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B’ham MP joins calls for more action against domestic abuse

12 Jan 18

Preet Gill, Labour MP for the Birmingham, Edgbaston constituency Birmingham MP Preet Gill has expressed shock at new figures revealing the limited use of a law designed to prevent domestic violence — particularly in the West Midlands.

She has added her voice to that of fellow Birmingham MP Jess Phillips, who has already called for the law to be more actively applied. The Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme — also known as Clare’s Law — is …

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