Sharon Foley
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Wrongly accused Essex mother wins council apology

18 June 2012 Last updated at 15:05 BST

Essex County Council has apologised and paid £1,000 in compensation after a mother was wrongly accused of making up her son's disability.

At one point Sharon Foley, who lives in Saffron Walden, faced losing custody of her children after a flawed report by a doctor.