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Investigation into institutional responses to allegations of Child Sexual Abuse involving the late Lord Janner of Braunstone Q.C.

An inquiry into the institutional responses to allegations of child sexual abuse involving the late Lord Janner of Braunstone QC.

Among the institutions that may be considered in the course of this investigation are the police, the Crown Prosecution Service, Leicestershire County Council, the Labour Party, Parliament, government departments and the security and intelligence services. The investigation will consider whether any attempts were made to exert improper influence in order to hinder or prevent an institution from effectively investigating or otherwise responding to the allegations.

Next Steps:

A preliminary hearing in this investigation took place on Tuesday 24 September 2019 at 10.30am.

A previous preliminary hearing in this investigation took place on the 26 July 2016. The transcripts of both hearings can be found on the hearings section of this page.

To keep up to date with our progress, hearings and applications, please check this page and news regularly.

The Inquiry is encouraging all victims and survivors of child sexual abuse to share their experience.

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