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Supreme Court 'to rule on Shoesmith case'

The government has said it will appeal against a court ruling that found Sharon Shoesmith unfairly sacked as the director of children's services in the London borough of Haringey, in the wake of the death of the abused toddler Baby Peter. Our legal affairs correspondent Clive Coleman outlines details of the case.

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