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Sarah’s law and policy making

The News of the World backed the campaign

In 2008 a pilot scheme was introduced in 4 areas of the UK for parents to make enquiries about sex offenders in their area

In 2011 the child sex offender scheme was introduced


What are the 2 types of campaigns?


Pressure groups


Ann Ming and policy making

Used newspaper headlines

Aimed to abolish double jeopardy law

They law was overturned


BLF and policy making

The BLF aimed to prevent lung disease by raising awareness about smoking

Changed laws about smoking in cars with children -CHILDREN AND FAMILIES ACT 2014

Secured 500,000 signatures


Howard league for penal reform

Aimed for change in the CJS

Campaigned for less crime, safer communities and fewer people in prison