Councils will be able to apply for funding to speed up adoption processes, while 500,000 'troubled' families will receive intensive support (Cameron announces funding boost and extra support for troubled families and adoption | Community Care
A Family Court judge has asked Lithuania to take over a care case concerning an eight week old girl. In Suffolk County Council v DL, the girl was born in the UK but her mother is a Lithuanian national who has lived here for six years.
A father whose son was put up for adoption has been sentenced to prison for “serious breaches” of court orders. In Suffolk County Council v H, the man’s son had been the subject of care and placement orders in August 2013.