There are some more interesting news stories slinking around the net this morning, some of them old, some of them new, all which we’ve borrowed and which may make one feel blue, but they are certainly worth a read. As always, lots of great coverage on family matters from the brilliant Children & Young People Now website.

Legal Aid Reforms:

Impact on young people being subjected to Domestic Violence

Lords vote against plans to restrict legal aid for children


Ex professor faces charges of child porn in divorce

Crime and violence:

Two brothers convicted of torturing a 9-year-old and an 11-year-old

Autistic teenager wins damages following police assault


Adoption Conference