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Rotherham MP Sarah Champion has spoken emotionally at the launch of a report looking into child sexual abuse legislation.
The report carried out by the MP and charity Bernardo's will recommend stronger legislation to allow early intervention in suspected cases.
Paul Brand is there for Calendar.
In the next few minutes the Rotherham MP Sarah Champion will speak in Westminster to call on the government to tighten up laws on child sexual exploitation.
A joint report by the MP and the Barnados children's charity says it should be made easier for police to intervene more quickly in cases where children are at risk. It also recommends giving specialist training to judges and lawyers involved in child grooming cases.