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View from the foot of the Tower: Just the facts, ma’am

View from the foot of the Tower: Just the facts, ma’am | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The High Court has ruled, in the case of Re NL (Appeal: Interim Care Report: Facts and Reasons) [2014] EWHC 270 (Fam), [2014] 2 FLR (forthcoming) that the practice of parties (sometimes all of them, sometimes the Local Authority) drafting Facts and...
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101 Uses for Pink Tape

101 Uses for Pink Tape | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Well...four at least. 1 Tying up bundles (boring but more effective than rubber bands which tend to snap at inopportune moments) 2 Tying up tomatoes (thank you David Jockleson for the pic and the i...
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Ruling awaited over dead man's sperm

Ruling awaited over dead man's sperm | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The High Court will rule later on a widow's bid to prevent her dead husband's sperm from being destroyed.
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Judges, Tribunals and Magistrates | 2014 | Annual Dinner of the Family Law Bar Association

Speech by Sir James Munby, President of the Family Division (The President's speech to last week's FLBA dinner. http://t.co/VAPu0BQDom)
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Concessions and fact-finding

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The High Court dealt with these issues in a case called Re AS (A child) 2014.
http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Fam/2014/606.html
There was to have been an 8 day finding of fact hearing.
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surrogacy – be warned, charging to draw up an agreement is a crime

surrogacy – be warned, charging to draw up an agreement is a crime | Children In Law | Scoop.it
 
Re JP v LP and Others 2014
http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Fam/2014/595.html
in which the High Court deal with a surrogacy arrangement that went wrong.
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N v K (No 2) [2014] EWHC 507 (Fam) - Family Law Week

N v K (No 2) [2014] EWHC 507 (Fam) Family Law Week I also do so for the benefit of practitioners in the field, given (as is apparent from my comments at §22 and §36-37 below) that even experienced family law solicitors had a mistaken understanding...
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Outcry after judge imprisons child sex victim for 20 hours - Telegraph

Outcry after judge imprisons child sex victim for 20 hours - Telegraph | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A teenage victim of sexual abuse was locked up in police cells overnight after she refused to give evidence in court against her attacker
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The importance of talking to one another by John Bolch - Marilyn Stowe Blog

The importance of talking to one another by John Bolch - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The short judgment in Re V & Others (Children) neatly demonstrates just how important it is for parents to maintain a dialogue between themselves for the sake of their children, no matter how hard that may be.
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Re S (A Child) [2014] EWCA 135 - Family Law Week

Re S (A Child) [2014] EWCA 135 Family Law Week It is crucial to note that the family court will be faced on many occasions with asserted markedly changed circumstances, often poorly evidenced and very late in the day, necessarily exceeding the...
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Some special needs pupils denied education - ombudsman - BBC News

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Some special needs pupils denied education - ombudsman
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Some children with special educational needs are being left without education for significant periods, a local government ombudsman report says.
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el abandono de los estudiantes que se les niega una educación adecuada. ejemplo para soportar argumento de la educacion como privilegio

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Child Maltreatment Bill - Is It Over?

Child Maltreatment Bill - Is It Over? | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The Child Maltreatment Bill, which was drafted to create provisions for the emotional and physical welfare of children (a rather opaque definition by anyone's standards), appears to be on the verge...
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V & Ors (Children) [2014] EWHC 562 (Fam)

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New on the Hub: V & Ors (Children) [2014] EWHC 562 (Fam): Judgment: Father was seeking residence of... http://t.co/XLf7bn2sDG #familylaw
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From President to Pliny

From President to Pliny | Children In Law | Scoop.it
You may wish to read the President's recent speech to the FLBA Dinner (28 Feb). Includes self-quoting, echoes of View 10, Pliny quoting and Magna Carta. What a pep talk.
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JP v LP & Ors [2014] EWHC 595 (Fam) (05 March 2014)

JP v LP & Ors [2014] EWHC 595 (Fam) (05 March 2014) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
JP v LP & Ors [2014] EWHC 595 (Fam) 'cautionary tale' of residence case about a surrogate child & illegal agreement http://t.co/wqAMMXxUz7
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S v S [2014] EWHC 575 (Fam)

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New on the Hub: S v S [2014] EWHC 575 (Fam): Judgment: Father's application seeking the summary ret... http://t.co/pwaa3KIbAh #familylaw
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Fostering for adoption: progress, an unjustifiable ‘fait accompli' or something in-between? Part 2

Fostering for adoption: progress, an unjustifiable ‘fait accompli' or something in-between? Part 2 | Children In Law | Scoop.it
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Warren v CARE 2014

Warren v CARE 2014 | Children In Law | Scoop.it
In this case, the High Court decided that the right to private and family life, including the right to start a family in the future, for Ms Warren overrode the strict legal requirements of the Regulations governing freezing of gametes.
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Family Lore Case Digest: AS (a child), Re [2014] EWHC 606 (Fam) (04 March 2014)

Family Lore Case Digest: AS (a child), Re [2014] EWHC 606 (Fam) (04 March 2014) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
AS (a child), Re [2014] EWHC 606 (Fam) (04 March 2014): Care proceedings in respect of a seven year... http://t.co/5Dzr9B6lqR #familylaw
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Family Law Week: Surrey CC v ME and Others [2014] EWHC 489 (Fam)

Surrey CC v ME and Others [2014] EWHC 489 (Fam) http://t.co/tn1YhhAbsD
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More than a third of LGBT people think they are not allowed to foster - Marilyn Stowe Blog

More than a third of LGBT people think they are not allowed to foster - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
More than one third of lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT) people believe their sexuality would prevent them fostering or adopting children, new research claims.
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Senior family law judge urges barristers to ‘adapt’ - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Senior family law judge urges barristers to ‘adapt’ - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Britain’s most senior family law judge has told family barristers they need not fear changes to the family court system if they are willing to adapt.
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Adoption in 2014 - Family Law Newswatch

Adoption in 2014 - Family Law Newswatch | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Adoption in 2014
Family Law Newswatch
... those cases mean for practitioners and the courts, and will consider how practicable the requirements established by those cases are within the current political climate of cuts.
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The Ancillary Actuary - Home - Pension Liberation (Scams)

The Ancillary Actuary - Home - Pension Liberation (Scams) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Current pension legislation will generally not permit pensions and pension commencement lump sums ...
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Family Law Week: Advertising and Sponsorship Opportunities on Family Law Week

Advertising and Sponsorship Opportunities on Family Law Week http://t.co/jZ44A1Achp
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