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A mailbox set up to inform police of protection orders made against forced marriage and female genital mutilation was abandoned after a year due to a lack of resources, the Gazette has learned.

The central facility was introduced in 2018 to notify the police as early as possible when the courts made such orders. However, according to the latest published minutes of the Family Procedure Rule Committee, the mailbox is 'now not functioning because of police resources'. 

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