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Scottish government issues child protection toolkit for working with disabled ... - Communitycare.co.uk

Scottish government issues child protection toolkit for working with disabled ... - Communitycare.co.uk | Children In Law | Scoop.it
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Child maintenance changes risk giving a green light to coercion

Child maintenance changes risk giving a green light to coercion | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Sophie Heawood: Plans to change the Child Support Agency will put pressure on vulnerable parents to accept feeble settlements (Child maintenance changes risk giving a green light to coercion | Sophie Heawood http://t.co/CvaLhulGzL...
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All a matter of interpretation

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The President’s decision in Re J and S (children) 2014
 
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This was an application by parents for leave to oppose the making of adoption orders.
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Judge approves emergency treatment for teenage drug overdose - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Judge approves emergency treatment for teenage drug overdose - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A High Court judge has approved the emergency treatment of a seventeen year old girl against her wishes. (Court approves emergency treatment for non consenting suicidal teenager. New on my blog.
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Family Law Week: Surrey County Council v S [2014] EWCA Civ 601

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Family Law Week: Parents notified of introduction of child maintenance charges

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Family Lore: You have been warned...

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New blog post: You have been warned...:  Child maintenance: Parents 'must agree or face fee' - BBC... http://t.co/C2arK9Xlpl #familylaw
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David Norgrove reappointed as Family Justice Board Chair - Family Law Week

David Norgrove reappointed as Family Justice Board Chair
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Everyone has played their part in the progress that has been made already.
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Law Society intervention in Court of Appeal case supports children in family courts

Law Society intervention in Court of Appeal case supports children in family courts | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The Court of Appeal has decided that the Legal Aid Agency - formally the Legal Service Commission (LSC) - was wrong to refuse to pay in full from the legal aid budget for an expert witness report ordered for a child by the family court.
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Social workers going above and beyond to fit in time with service users - Community Care

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Our survey of more than 1,100 professionals gives an insight into the average day of a UK social worker (Social workers going above and beyond to fit in time with service users http://t.co/HUjbjLEYs0...
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Re G (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 680 - Family Law Week

Re G (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 680 Family Law Week On 10 July 2012, M commenced an application in the Family Division of the English High Court under the Children Act 1989 for a residence order and for leave to remove G from England and Wales to...
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John Bolch on the reform of family law (Part 1) - Marilyn Stowe Blog

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Marilyn Stowe Blog John Bolch on the reform of family law (Part 1) Marilyn Stowe Blog I'm not entirely sure of that, as most of the reforms were purely procedural ones, rather than reform of substantive law – the actual law governing family matters...
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First High Court judge to be formally addressed as Ms Justice - Family Law Newswatch

First High Court judge to be formally addressed as Ms Justice - Family Law Newswatch | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Daily Mail First High Court judge to be formally addressed as Ms Justice Family Law Newswatch Ms Justice Russell previously practised at 1, Garden Court chambers in London, where she specialised in family law and human rights, before joining the...
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Family Law Week: Re B-S and the Perils of the ‘Balance Sheet’ Approach

Family Law Week: Re B-S and the Perils of the ‘Balance Sheet’ Approach | Children In Law | Scoop.it
Re B-S and the Perils of the ‘Balance Sheet’ Approach http://t.co/E1ApyLamZ0
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G (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 680

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New on the Hub: G (A Child) [2014] EWCA Civ 680: Judgment: The questions that required determinatio... http://t.co/HR25Nwii2r #familylaw
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Mother’s parenting skills criticised as she fails in bid to regain her children - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Mother’s parenting skills criticised as she fails in bid to regain her children - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
A mother whose three children have been taken into care has failed in her legal bid to win them back. A family court judge said she had not sufficiently (Mother fails in her bid to regain her children.
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Government ordered to fund family court expert witness - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Government ordered to fund family court expert witness - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The Court of Appeal has ordered the government to fully fund the cost of an expert witness who had been consulted during a family court case. (Why we need an independent judiciary. New on my blog.
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Family Lore: A funny old week

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New blog post: A funny old week: It's been a funny old week. I'm afraid I've not been able to be very... http://t.co/j24yIxAtkH #familylaw
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Child Maintenance Service warns of fees - Marilyn Stowe Blog

Child Maintenance Service warns of fees - Marilyn Stowe Blog | Children In Law | Scoop.it
The Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) has begun writing to parents who still pay and receive money via the Child Support Agency to highlilght the imminent (Here we go. Incoming fees for using Child Maintenance Service.
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Family law court rejects Romani parents' bid to return children - Marilyn Stowe Blog

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Marilyn Stowe Blog Family law court rejects Romani parents' bid to return children Marilyn Stowe Blog Family division president Sir James Munby has dismissed an application by Romani parents for leave to oppose the adoption of their two youngest...
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Law Society intervention in Court of Appeal case supports children in family courts - The Law Society

The Court of Appeal has today decided that the Legal Aid Agency - formally the Legal Service Commission (LSC) - was wrong to refuse to pay in full from the legal aid budget for an expert witness report ordered for a child by the family court.
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Surrey County Council v S [2014] EWCA Civ 601 - Family Law Week

Surrey County Council v S [2014] EWCA Civ 601Family Law WeekCare proceedings in respect of the three younger children were commenced by Surrey County Council as long ago as 31 January 2012.
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John Bolch on the reform of family law (Part 2) - Marilyn Stowe Blog

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Marilyn Stowe Blog John Bolch on the reform of family law (Part 2) Marilyn Stowe Blog Continuing my survey of recent family law reforms from my last post I'll turn now to what is, after arrangements for children, perhaps the most contentious area...
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MS is not a four letter word by Lucy Reed (neé Reed)

MS is not a four letter word by Lucy Reed (neé Reed) | Children In Law | Scoop.it
I despair sometimes at ever being properly addressed by my given and chosen name. It's only short but it causes oh so much trouble. . Every time I attend an unfamiliar court I go through the motion...
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