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Government faces criticism in House of Lords for ‘preferential’ adoption focus

“A member of the House of Lords has criticised the government for an unfair focus on adoption reform above other permanency options, during a debate on the new education and adoption bill.

Lord Watson of Invergowrie, Labour’s spokesperson on education in the Lords, said it was “wrong for adoption to be singled out for preferential treatment in relation to other forms of permanence”.

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