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N v K (No. 2) [2014] EWHC 507 (Fam)

N v K (No. 2) [2014] EWHC 507 (Fam) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
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PARENTAL ORDERS: Re B-G (Parental Orders: Domicile) [2014] EWHC 444 (Fam)

PARENTAL ORDERS: Re B-G (Parental Orders: Domicile) [2014] EWHC 444 (Fam) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The South African and British fathers had lived in South Africa since their marriage in 2008. In order to have a child of their own the British father's sister agreed to a process of artificial insemination with sperm of the South African father.
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Family Law Awards 2014

Family Law Awards 2014 | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Nominations are open for the Family Law Awards 2014 - nominate today #famlawawards http://t.co/QNJENZRYmp http://t.co/dVfib1YvEA
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Family Law Week: Reporting Restrictions and the New Transparency - Part 2

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Judge rules that baby should have blood transfusion despite parents’ objections - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Judge rules that baby should have blood transfusion despite parents’ objections - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A baby suffering from heart disease should receive blood during surgery despite the objections of his parents, a High Court judge has ruled. (And another Judicial decision about blood transfusion for a baby.
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Family Law Week: Referrals to Children’s Services at lowest since 2009-10

Referrals to Children’s Services at lowest since 2009-10 http://t.co/kwtTPQkrJI
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One in three LGBT people believe they can’t foster or adopt

One in three LGBT people believe they can’t foster or adopt | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Sexuality and gender identity are seen as barriers to becoming parents by one in three (36%) LGBT people - rising to one in two (53%) in Scotland, according to new research published by Action for Children and New Family Social.
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New rules for social workers following adoption reform

New rules for social workers following adoption reform | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Planned guidance to help social workers understand the reformed adoption system published for consultation.
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New draft guidance for social workers in the reformed adoption system - Family Law Week

New draft guidance for social workers in the reformed adoption system
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The Children and Families Bill, which will receive royal assent in the coming weeks, will see significant improvements to the adoption system.
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Y (A Child Private Law Fact Finding) [2014] EWHC 486 (Fam) - Family Law Week

Y (A Child Private Law Fact Finding) [2014] EWHC 486 (Fam) - Family Law Week | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Y (A Child Private Law Fact Finding) [2014] EWHC 486 (Fam) Family Law Week The judge has given leave for this version of the judgment to be published on condition that (irrespective of what is contained in the judgment) in any published version of...
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Taken into care for being too fat

Taken into care for being too fat | Children In Law | Scoop.it
  The Daily Mirror ran an interesting piece this week, as a result of Freedom of Information queries revealing that over the last five years, 74 children have been taken into care across the c...
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Timpson unveils further reforms to speed up adoption | Children & Young People Now

Timpson unveils further reforms to speed up adoption | Children & Young People Now | Children In Law | Scoop.it
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FACT-FINDING HEARING: Re Y (Private Law: Fact Finding) [2014] EWHC 486 (Fam)

FACT-FINDING HEARING: Re Y (Private Law: Fact Finding) [2014] EWHC 486 (Fam) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The parents of the, now one-year-old, child separated when she was 4 months old following a tempestuous relationship. The mother took the child to Scotland but had to return after the child was made a ward of court.
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Cafcass: The rule of three: changes to the family courts

Cafcass: The rule of three: changes to the family courts | Children In Law | Scoop.it
In late April 2014, three simultaneous changes to the way family courts in England and Wales operate will be launched. (Cafcass: The rule of three - changes to the family courts: In late April 2014, three simultaneous c...
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Family Law Week: Reporting Restrictions and the New Transparency - Part 2

Family Law Week: Reporting Restrictions and the New Transparency - Part 2 | Children In Law | Scoop.it
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Family Law Week: The Termination of Parental Responsibility: Awaiting the Court of Appeal's Judgment in the Appeal of CW v SG [2013] EWHC 854 (Fam)

The Termination of Parental Responsibility: Awaiting the Court of Appeal's Judgment in the Appeal of CW v SG [201... http://t.co/qFgmr4XbN7
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The hard job of a family judge by John Bolch - Marilyn Stowe Blog

The hard job of a family judge by John Bolch - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
In recent years the family courts have been subjected to an almost continuous stream of criticism, in particular from the media and fathers’ rights groups.
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Family Law Week: Child Support Agency still handling 1.4 million live cases

Child Support Agency still handling 1.4 million live cases http://t.co/pEInLk4pdk
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Little boxes and the ark of the covenant

Little boxes and the ark of the covenant | Children In Law | Scoop.it
As part of the continuing desire to standardise everything, and a belief that any problem can be solved if only there is enough written guidance, practice directions, policy frameworks and standard...
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Barnardo's wants teenagers in care to be allowed to remain in system until they're 21

Barnardo's wants teenagers in care to be allowed to remain in system until they're 21 | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The charity says allowing youngsters to 'stay put' would avoid the dangers and potential debt and social problems of suddenly being forced to live alone at 16 or 17 (Barnardo's wants teenagers in care to be allowed to remain in system until they're...
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Government publishes consultation on the regulation of three person IVF - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Government publishes consultation on the regulation of three person IVF - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The government has published a consultation on the regulation of three person IVF.
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SAB (A Child) [2014] EWHC 384 (Fam) - Family Law Week

SAB (A Child) [2014] EWHC 384 (Fam) - Family Law Week | Children In Law | Scoop.it
SAB (A Child) [2014] EWHC 384 (Fam) Family Law Week Whilst I have some appreciation of that point of view, it is, of course, not the law, and it is precisely because an individual parent, or in this case two mothers, do not have that degree of...
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There's Norway you are serious about a costs order

There's Norway you are serious about a costs order | Children In Law | Scoop.it
  The Court of Appeal in Re S (Children) 2014 set aside another Care Order and Placement Order and sent the case back for re-hearing because the judgment was not sufficiently rigorous and "B-S...
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