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Fostering YouTube Channel

  |   Latest News

You may be aware that Foster Care Fortnight has just drawn to a conclusion.  The campaign by The Fostering Network seeks to raise awareness and recruit foster carers, and there have been events held by local authorities across the county, including Leicester City Council and Leicestershire...

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Leicester Legal Walk

  |   Events, Latest News

Following the success of the London Legal Walk and other walks in cities across the country, the Leicester Legal Walk will take place on 22nd June this year.  The 10km will be led by Lord Bach and will have a Magna Carta theme.   The sponsored walk...

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His Honour Judge Bellamy’s latest Newsletter – Mediation Special

  |   Education & Training, Latest News, Updates from the Bench

Please find attached a copy of His Honour Judge Bellamy's latest Newsletter.   This newsletter addresses mediation in the family courts. The newsletter contains some very helpful contributions from local mediators and practitioners.   Furthermore, the newsletter raises awareness of the mediation services available locally for the benefit of children...

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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

  |   Case Updates, Education & Training, Latest News

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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