Author: Lloyd Evans

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The child abuse inquiry has been too deferential to the Jehovah’s Witnesses

Posted: Wed, 25 Aug 2021 by Lloyd Evans

Next week the IICSA inquiry will publish a report into the Jehovah's Witnesses. This can only be damning. But the inquiry hasn't gathered the evidence needed to root out abuse within the organisation, writes Lloyd Evans. Read More »

Tags: Child Abuse, Jehovah's Witnesses

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NHS trusts’ cosy relationships with Jehovah’s Witness leaders could have tragic consequences

Posted: Thu, 24 Sep 2020 by Lloyd Evans

Committees of Jehovah's Witnesses who encourage patients to refuse treatments involving blood are seeking influence in hospitals – and many NHS trusts are holding the door open for them, writes Lloyd Evans. Read More »

Tags: Healthcare

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The harm caused by Jehovah’s Witnesses shows charity law reform is urgently needed

Posted: Tue, 26 Mar 2019 by Lloyd Evans

The Jehovah's Witnesses organisation causes serious abuse and harm, says Lloyd Evans. Its charitable status should be revoked – and society should stop assuming religious organisations only have good intentions. Read More »

Tags: Charity, Jehovah's Witnesses