1951 World and Learning Difficulty Events

Announcement Date: 21st August 1951

Learning Disability Events

50,000 outside the law pamphlet published.

 

Publication of N.C.C.L. pamphlet 50,000 Outside the Law, which argued that wrongful certification and detention of patients was widespread, as too was the exploitation of patient labour both within institutions and through the practice of releasing patients on licence to private employers.