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WATCH: Father accuses state of taking parents' rights away


A father, originally from Northern Ireland, has lost a landmark legal battle at the UK's highest court over taking his daughter to Disney World during school term-time.

Jon Platt, the father who lost his legal challenge against a fine for taking his daughter on an unauthorised term-time holiday, says the state is taking parents' rights away when it comes to to their children and urges parents to make a stand and vote in the local elections.

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