Naming and Shaming – The Named Person Scheme

You can read the report I wrote for Christian Today about the Named Person scheme  Here

The following is an expanded and revised version…

In an astonishing and unusual decision the UK Supreme Court has struck down a Scottish government law, the Named Person Act, by a majority of 5:0.   There are many aspects to this case but because it was brought by, amongst others, Christian charities, it is important for us to realise and understand what is going on here.

CARE and the Christian Institute have portrayed this as a victory for them against the Named Person scheme. Dr Gordon MacDonald of CARE stated – “This is a stunning victory for parents and families across Scotland. We are delighted judges at the UK’s highest court have backed our case.

But the Scottish government had a different point of view – the minister responsible John Swinney posted…

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Published by Vincent S Artale Jr

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