Z v UK 
- This was an appeal from X v Bedfordshire County Council , where it was ruled that as there was a statutory duty, there was no common law duty for local authority to remove children from pental abuse of neglect
- Was this judgment a violation of the ECHR
- Yes, a violation of article 3 was present (freedom from degrading treatment)
- Simple threshold test
Posted in Tort Law Revision Notes.
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