Claim heard in High Court: Official Statement Outside Royal Courts of Justice

Today the criminal case against Gavin Williamson for Misconduct in Public Office in relation to allegations of a deliberate failure to investigate failings related to bullying, physical and sexual violence in schools was dismissed in the High Court, although what the Judge said about the case has given us everything we need to finally hold Parliament to account by proving that the system is broken and that children will continue to suffer abuse and harm until something significant is done.