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What it feels like

What it feels like | Children In Law | Scoop.it
I thought that this was a really excellent piece in Community Care and wanted to share it with my readers  (there's probably some overlap between people who read this and read Community Care, but n...
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A week in family law: child maintenance and more by John Bolch - Marilyn Stowe Blog

A week in family law: child maintenance and more by John Bolch - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A look back at the last seven days in family law, including news on child maintenance payments and a domestic violence scheme.
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Privatise child protection services, Department for Education proposes

Privatise child protection services, Department for Education proposes | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Experts sound alarm over proposal from Michael Gove's department to outsource children's services to private firms
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Family Law Week: Professor Sally Holland appointed new Children’s Commissioner for Wales

Professor Sally Holland appointed new Children’s Commissioner for Wales http://t.co/mlaEAuGTxE
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Family Lore: When liability for child support ends

Family Lore: When liability for child support ends | Children In Law | Scoop.it
New blog post: When liability for child support ends: A very quick note on NG v Secretary of State for… http://t.co/L9mwSrTB3o #familylaw
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Children: Private Law Update (January 2015)

Children: Private Law Update (January 2015) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Alex Verdan QC, of 4 Paper Buildings, reviews recent important judgments in private law children cases.
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Lancashire County Council v T & Ors (Habitual Residence: Care Proceedings) [2014] EWHC 3321 (Fam) (08 August 2014)

Lancashire County Council v T & Ors (Habitual Residence: Care Proceedings) [2014] EWHC 3321 (Fam) (08 August 2014) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
[EWHC FAM] Lancashire County Council v T & Ors (Habitual Residence: Care Proceedings) [2014] EWHC 3321 (Fam) (... http://t.co/krqKnrXfUK
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Government spin on child maintenance fails to tell the whole story by John Bolch - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Government spin on child maintenance fails to tell the whole story by John Bolch - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
These days, information is used to tell us how marvellously well the government’s policies are doing. Even when they are not.
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Trafficked children ‘should be given legal guardians’

Trafficked children ‘should be given legal guardians’ | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Children trafficked into the UK should have legal guardians appointed to represent in court proceedings, a charity has urged.
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Mother fails to overturn residence order for father

Mother fails to overturn residence order for father | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The Court of Appeal has dismissed a mother’s appeal against an order that her son live with his father.
In S (A Child), the boy in question, referred to as ‘N’, is now eight years old.
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Mother refused permission to take her child to China

Mother refused permission to take her child to China | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The mother of a four year-old girl has been refused permission to take her five year-old daughter on holiday to China.
In the Matter of X-N (A Child) concerned ‘J’, who was born in January 2010.
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Report: Outcomes for maltreated children following care proceedings - Care Appointments

Report: Outcomes for maltreated children following care proceedings
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This is the first report from a study of outcomes for 114 children from 49 families assessed in an expert multi-disciplinary service during care proceedings.
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'Absent parents' paying child maintenance hits 'all-time high' says DWP

'Absent parents' paying child maintenance hits 'all-time high' says DWP | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Absent parents paying child maintenance hits 'all-time high' says DWP http://t.co/yLdbn9QUxE
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Local Government Lawyer - First judicial review over 2014 Act duties to disabled children reaches court

Local Government Lawyer - First judicial review over 2014 Act duties to disabled children reaches court | Children In Law | Scoop.it
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M (Children) [2014] EWCA Civ 1753 - Family Law Week

M (Children) [2014] EWCA Civ 1753
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Assessments were undertaken and in particular, the in house family assessment team, FAST, within the Local Authority conducted a parenting assessment of both parents.
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E (A Child:Contact) [2015] EWHC 180 (Fam)

E (A Child:Contact) [2015] EWHC 180 (Fam) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Judgment: Application by father for parental responsibility order where the mother was a lesbian who had wanted a child.
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Children and parties

Children and parties | Children In Law | Scoop.it
 
 
Not children’s parties, as in the woman who sent some parents an invoice for failure to attend at her child’s party at a dry ski slope resort.
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X-N (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1775

X-N (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 1775 | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Judgment: F's appeal against an order allowing the M to take the child to China for a holiday.
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Family Lore Case Digest: Lancashire County Council v T & Ors (Habitual Residence: Care Proceedings) [2014] EWHC 3321 (Fam) (08 August 2014)

Family Lore Case Digest: Lancashire County Council v T & Ors (Habitual Residence: Care Proceedings) [2014] EWHC 3321 (Fam) (08 August 2014) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Lancashire County Council v T & Ors (Habitual Residence: Care Proceedings) [2014] EWHC 3321 (Fam) (... http://t.co/oXaWNRpFLY #familylaw
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Child Abuse Inquiry: Sharon Evans' Emails and Other Materials

Child Abuse Inquiry: Sharon Evans' Emails and Other Materials | Children In Law | Scoop.it
In an unusual step, the Home Affairs Committee has decided to upload several emails, letters and other materials relating to the Independent Panel Inquiry on Child Abuse, onto their site. In a tens...
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Child abuse inquiry counsel questioned by MPs: Politics Live blog

Child abuse inquiry counsel questioned by MPs: Politics Live blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Andrew Sparrow’s rolling coverage of all the day’s political developments as they happen, including David Cameron’s speech on tax
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Judge rules 5 children habitually resident in England

Judge rules 5 children habitually resident in England | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A High Court judge has ruled that five children taken to the Republic of Ireland by their father are habitually resident in England.
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One child at PRIMARY school suspended every week for drink and drugs

One child at PRIMARY school suspended every week for drink and drugs | Children In Law | Scoop.it
EXCLUSIVE: MPs warn schools and teachers are ‘losing the battle’ against substance abuse, while teaching unions say the scale of problems in primary schools are often underestimated.
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High Court declines to transfer care proceedings to Slovakia - Marilyn Stowe Blog

High Court declines to transfer care proceedings to Slovakia - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The High Court has rejected an application to transfer care proceedings regarding three children to Slovakia. (Great work by Holman J in dealing with yet another human tragedy in the EU. New on my ...
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