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For what reasons do other countries allow adoption without consent?

We are grateful for this helpful summary of the position in other EU Member states from Claire Fenton – Glynn.
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PR v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions and & Anor (CSM) (Child support : variation/departure directions: other) [2015] UKUT 406 (AAC)

PR v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions and & Anor (CSM) (Child support : variation/departure directions: other) [2015] UKUT 406 (AAC) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
PR v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions and & Anor (CSM) (Child support : variation/departure directions: ot... http://t.co/gunm9r6SoC
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Adoptees should be able to annul their relationship with their adoptive parents | Kaye Pearse

Adoptees should be able to annul their relationship with their adoptive parents | Kaye Pearse | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Adults deserve the right to decide whether or not to honor the contract that binds them to an adoptive family
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X & Y (Children) (No 2) [2015] EWHC 2358 (Fam)

X & Y (Children) (No 2) [2015] EWHC 2358 (Fam) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
X & Y (Children) (No 2) [2015] EWHC 2358 (Fam) - Judgment: The President had ordered GPS tagging because it offere... http://t.co/Qgl38sO6zP
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Family Law Week: Court of Appeal rejects ‘gender based assumptions’ in leave to removal appeal

Court of Appeal rejects ‘gender based assumptions’ in leave to removal appeal http://t.co/mLrZ6XZwk2
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Tag, you’re it

Tag, you’re it | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A follow-up from last week’s case involving a decision that children whose parents were suspected of intending/attempting to take them to Syria to a war zone should be at home with the parents, with the parents being electronically tagged to...
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B (A Child) (Habitual Residence) (Inherent Jurisdiction) [2015] EWCA Civ 886

B (A Child) (Habitual Residence) (Inherent Jurisdiction) [2015] EWCA Civ 886 | Children In Law | Scoop.it
B (A Child) (Habitual Residence) (Inherent Jurisdiction) [2015] EWCA Civ 886 http://t.co/nlvvuGeI3E
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Committee Publishes Consultation Paper On Children And Vulnerable Witnesses

Committee Publishes Consultation Paper On Children And Vulnerable Witnesses | Children In Law | Scoop.it
This week, Jordans reported that The Family Procedure Rule Committee published a consultation paper on children and vulnerable witnesses. The consultation is set to run from 3rd August 2015 to 25th...
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An open letter to Ian Josephs

Is there anyway we can bridge this gulf between us? Or are we simply doomed to shout at each other from our opposite sides of the gulf, whilst the parents and children continue to slide into it?
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Mothers Confined (part 3) | Lead by example: transforming rehabilitation

Mothers Confined (part 3) | Lead by example: transforming rehabilitation | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Mothers Confined (part 3) | Lead by example: transforming rehabilitation http://t.co/nB7KpwXl78 (@MAFTC xxx) #Women #Offending
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Payne v Payne – rumours of my death have been much exaggerated

Payne v Payne – rumours of my death have been much exaggerated | Children In Law | Scoop.it
 
But now, it looks as though they are finally correct.
If you aren’t familiar with Payne v Payne, it was a Court of Appeal decision about a mother wanting to leave the country with a child and start a new life abroad.
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Local authorities’ assessment of children in need has improved

Children and families 'receiving the right help and support at the right time' more often
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Judicial review of councils' compliance with Children Act s 22C(5) placement ... - Family Law Week

Judicial review of councils' compliance with Children Act s 22C(5) placement ...
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A Social Worker’s perspective on the judgment in W (A child) | Child Protection Resource

RT @DrPeterDale: More discussion re child to be returned to parent from prospective adopters (subject to appeal): http://t.co/CE7oMa5CIY
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FPR Committee publishes consultation paper on children and vulnerable witnesses

FPR Committee publishes consultation paper on children and vulnerable witnesses | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The Family Procedure Rule Committee has published a consultation paper on children and vulnerable witnesses. The consultation runs from 3 August 2015 to 25 September 2015.
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Family Lore Case Digest: CB (A Child) [2015] EWCA Civ 888 (06 August 2015)

Family Lore Case Digest: CB (A Child) [2015] EWCA Civ 888 (06 August 2015) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
CB (A Child) [2015] EWCA Civ 888 (06 August 2015): Appeal by mother in care proceedings against dis... http://t.co/EYY2MuX1E9 #familylaw
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Taukacs v Taukaca [2015] EWHC 2365 (Fam)

Taukacs v Taukaca [2015] EWHC 2365 (Fam) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Taukacs v Taukaca [2015] EWHC 2365 (Fam) - Judgment: The ambiguous wording of a location order in Form A1 resulted... http://t.co/Z7iBjhGBsR
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F (A Child) (International Relocation Cases) [2015] EWCA Civ 882

F (A Child) (International Relocation Cases) [2015] EWCA Civ 882 | Children In Law | Scoop.it
F (A Child) (International Relocation Cases) [2015] EWCA Civ 882 http://t.co/C3FOiaCsN6
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Wrongful arrest and detention under a location order

Wrongful arrest and detention under a location order | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The High Court address a situation in which a woman was unlawfully removed from a plane and arrested as a result of misunderstanding about a location order.
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Strasbourg finds Georgia courts in breach of mother’s human rights

Strasbourg finds Georgia courts in breach of mother’s human rights | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A mother who was unable to have her abducted child returned suffered a breach of her human rights, according to the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR).
The ECHR declared that her right to respect for her family life had been breached.
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New mothers can limit father’s involvement

New mothers can limit father’s involvement | Children In Law | Scoop.it
New mothers may push fathers away from aspects of child care if they have doubts about the future of their relationship, a new study suggests.
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Payne v Payne - The long goodbye continues

Payne v Payne - The long goodbye continues | Children In Law | Scoop.it
As someone whose life is unduly preoccupied with thinking about relocation law, I find it fascinating that the English courts cannot bring themselves to say, in straightforward terms, what we on the sidelines have known for so long - Payne v Payne...
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Re F (International Relocation Cases) [2015] EWCA Civ 882

Re F (International Relocation Cases) [2015] EWCA Civ 882 | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Online legal book shop - with regularly updated free legal News content, comment, cases and legislation from Family Law an imprint of Jordan Publishing
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Re-e-wind, when the crowd say Bo Selecta!

Re-e-wind, when the crowd say Bo Selecta! | Children In Law | Scoop.it
    (I had to go back and google to make sure I hadn’t used this before as a title – I had not, but I had hankered after it here   http://suesspiciousminds.com/2013/11/25/rearrange-these-three-letters-f-w-t/           )   This case is Re M, not Re...
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