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On 6 April 2017 the Supreme Court handed down its judgment in the long-awaited case involving Jon Platt and the Isle of Wight Council (“the Council”), bringing to an end Mr Platt’s battle over his refusal to pay a fine for taking his daughter out of …

Categories: Civil Litigation

A recent case in the news concerning a parent who managed to get a £120 fine for taking his daughter on holiday during term time overturned has once again thrown the policy of prosecuting otherwise law-abiding parents into the spotlight.

Categories: Criminal Defence