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Richard and Johanna have been in a relationship for eight years, but have never married. They have two children, Eilidh aged 6 years and Jack aged 6 months. They live in social housing on the outskirts of Glasgow. Johanna worked part-time to help with the finances after Richard was injured at work. Tragically Johanna was killed by a hit and run driver, leaving Richard to cope on his own bringing up the children.
Within this case study I will look at the various legislations that are relevant to this family, and the impact they have on the family's rights and responsibilities. I will also look at the responsibility and duties of the social work departments and the duties they have in relation to children and families.
Civil and Criminal law
Legislation falls heavily upon this family, and law plays a big part in their daily lives. In Richard's case after suffering a leg injury at work he could or may pursue criminal damages through the civil courts with him being the applicant, bringing the case against
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