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Re W(TF?!)

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You may be aware that the recent Court of Appeal case of Re W [2016] EWCA Civ 793 has been causing some head scratching among commentators, particularly @suesspiciousminds.  You can also read articles and summaries by @familylawweek and @CommunityCare.   There is no doubt this was a...

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RADICALISATION CASES IN THE FAMILY COURTS – Guidance issued by the President

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Please note the important Guidance issued by Sir James Munby President of the Family Division on 8 October 2015 entitled - RADICALISATION CASES IN THE FAMILY COURTS.   Within the Guidance, the President addresses the recent increase in the "numbers of children cases coming before the Family Division...

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Re BR (Proof of Facts) [2015] EWFC 41 – an examination by Jackson J of the proof of facts; a child’s likely pain response and an analysis of generic risk factors and protective measures in alleged NAI cases

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The case of Re BR (Proof of Facts) [2015] EWFC 41 follows a fact-finding hearing held in private concerning a baby who sustained a very large number of fractures. The specific details of the fact-finding hearing do not form part of this judgment, nevertheless, the Honourable...

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