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Report looking into access to justice for the most vulnerable will be released tomorrow

Report looking into access to justice for the most vulnerable will be released tomorrow

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A report will be published tomorrow from Her Majesty’s Inspectorate of Constabulary (HMIC) concerned with the improvement of the police and their response to domestic abuse. The report looks at access to justice for the most vulnerable, in particular women who are victim of honour based violence, they tweeted. The report comes after campaigns for the greater protection for victims of ‘honour-based violence’. Pragna Pratel is the Director of Southall Black Sisters; a non-for profit organisation is at the forefront of challenging domestic and gender violence locally and nationally. She calls for “greater access to justice for the most vulnerable,” she told Westminster World. “We need to look into the way religious authorities violate legal principles in the name of ‘honour base