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The Magistrates’ Courts Fees (Amendment) Order 2014

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The Magistrates’ Courts Fees (Amendment) Order 2014 (The Magistrates’ Courts Fees (Amendment) Order 2014 http://t.co/gnYJ9IOOxV #familylaw)
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The Crime and Courts Act 2013 (Family Court: Consequential Provision) (No.2) Order 2014

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The Crime and Courts Act 2013 (Family Court: Consequential Provision) (No.2) Order 2014 (The Crime and Courts Act 2013 (Family Court: Consequential Provision) (No.2) Order 2014 http://t.co/xEtWFJIyRn...
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Family Law Week: Re B (A Child) (1980 Hague Convention Proceedings) [2014] EWCA Civ 375

Re B (A Child) (1980 Hague Convention Proceedings) [2014] EWCA Civ 375 http://t.co/DyC0rPzVub
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The Children and Families Act 2014 (Commencement No. 2) Order 2014

This Order brings into force certain provisions of the Children and Families Act 2014 on 1st April, 22nd April, 13th May, 25th July and 1st September 2014.
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Children Screaming To Be Heard - Message To The Prime Minister

Children Screaming To Be Heard - Message To The Prime Minister | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Maggie Tuttle at Children Screaming to be Heard has asked us to post a message they've prepared for David Cameron, which reflects on the current state of social work in Britain today. It is balance...
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Interim Removal – what does this mean and how does it happen? | Child Protection Resource

RT @C_P_Resource: Removing children before a final hearing in care proceedings - how does this happen? http://t.co/hKGIVMvra8
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Call to close 'grooming loophole'

Call to close 'grooming loophole' | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A "legal loophole" in child grooming laws should be closed, campaigners say.
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Children giving evidence in family courts

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In 2010 the Supreme Court removed the presumption against children giving evidence in family proceedings. (Children giving evidence in family courts: Ian Peddie QC, Garden Court Chambers:
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The new Family Court seal

The new Family Court seal | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Family Law has been granted an exclusive preview of the new Family Court seal that will be used in all family proceedings begun on or after 22 April 2014.
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10 Books Every Social Worker Should Read

It can be tough to find the best social work resources online. Well, we’ve done the work for you — here are 10 books every social worker should read and why.
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Family Law Week: Best planning for children in care yet to be realised by Independent Reviewing Officers

Best planning for children in care yet to be realised by Independent Reviewing Officers http://t.co/1skvjVuith
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Family Law Week: Cafcass becomes part of the Ministry of Justice

Cafcass becomes part of the Ministry of Justice http://t.co/CQ5JFP5JWp
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Cambra v Jones & Palacin [2014] EWHC 913 (Fam) - Family Law Week

Cambra v Jones & Palacin [2014] EWHC 913 (Fam) Family Law Week As a matter of law, it is not for her to prove this assertion; it is for the father to disprove it and, moreover, to the criminal standard of proof: see Re A (Abduction: Contempt)...
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The Children and Families Act 2014 (Commencement No. 2) Order 2014

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The Children and Families Act 2014 (Commencement No. 2) Order 2014 (The Children and Families Act 2014 (Commencement No.
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The Family Court (Constitution of Committees: Family Panels) Rules 2014

The Family Court (Constitution of Committees: Family Panels) Rules 2014 | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The Family Court (Constitution of Committees: Family Panels) Rules 2014 (The Family Court (Constitution of Committees: Family Panels) Rules 2014 http://t.co/viySZW7xz4 #familylaw)...
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Cambra v Jones & Anor [2014] EWHC 913 (Fam) (31 March 2014)

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Martin Sewell: The Cinderella Law that doesn’t come with a happy ending | Conservative Home

Martin Sewell: The Cinderella Law that doesn’t come with a happy ending | Conservative Home | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A new law of child emotional abuse will do little to protect children, but will bring big risks with it for parents and carers.
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Malnourished 16-year-old girl will be forcibly fed through a tube

Malnourished 16-year-old girl will be forcibly fed through a tube | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The 16-year-old weighed only five-and-a-half stone after spending ten months in hospital with an eating disorder that baffled doctors.
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Liverpool barristers' chambers in historic win - Liverpool Echo

Liverpool barristers' chambers in historic win - Liverpool Echo | Children In Law | Scoop.it
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Liverpool barristers' chambers in historic win
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City-based 7 Harrington Street Chambers won the contract to represent four local authorities within Public Law Child Care Proceedings.
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Inadequacies of FPR 2010: drafting court documents

Inadequacies of FPR 2010: drafting court documents | Children In Law | Scoop.it
This article deals with the need for reform of the FPR 2010 by reference to recent decisions in Re LC (Reunite: International Child Abduction Centre Intervening) [2014] UKSC 1, [2014] 2 FLR (forthcoming) and NN v ZZ and Others (Stranded Spouse)...
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Nuffield research reveals that IRO roles are not being fully realised

Nuffield research reveals that IRO roles are not being fully realised | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Independent Reviewing Officers (IROs) are prevented from realising high quality planning for children in care due to the challenges of making the role work in practice, according to a research published by the National Children's Bureau and the...
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HOT OFF THE PRESS: CAFCASS Becomes Part of The Ministry Of Justice

HOT OFF THE PRESS: CAFCASS Becomes Part of The Ministry Of Justice | Children In Law | Scoop.it
What an incredible history this less than satisfactory organisation has had. Consigned to the scrap heap when the government was axing quangos like they were going out of fashion not all that long ...
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Family Lore: New Family Court opens today

Family Lore: New Family Court opens today | Children In Law | Scoop.it
New blog post: New Family Court opens today: In a surprise move, the President of the Family Division... http://t.co/C9ktmm9Y6i #familylaw
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Family Law Week: Care Proceedings: Who is Best Placed to Provide Best Evidence?

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Care Proceedings: Who is Best Placed to Provide Best Evidence? http://t.co/kaGRhFy00U
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Child maintenance arrears based on inaccurate data: National Audit Office - Family Law Week

Child maintenance arrears based on inaccurate data: National Audit Office
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Amyas Morse, the Comptroller and Auditor General, has again been unable to give a full sign off to the statutory child maintenance schemes account.
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