W (A Child) (No 2), Re [2017] EWHC 917 (Fam) (17 April 2017)

Application by father for permission to appeal adoption order and for stay.

Full report: Bailii

R and E (Children), Re (Costs) [2017] EWFC B23 (24 March 2017)

Claim for damages by father against local authority, alleging that the local authority acted unlawfully in causing two of his children to be known by the surname of their prospective adopters. Judgment dealing with costs.

Full report: Bailii

R and E (Children), Re (Claim) [2017] EWFC B22 (17 February 2017)

Claim for damages by father against local authority, alleging that the local authority acted unlawfully in causing two of his children to be known by the surname of their prospective adopters.

Full report: Bailii

N (No 2), Re Human Fertilisation And Embryology Act 2008 [2017] EWHC 965 (Fam) (28 April 2017)

Application by partner of mother of child born as a result of IVF treatment for a declaration that he is the child's legal parent, following administrative failure by clinic providing treatment. Judgment dealing with issue of costs.

Full report: Bailii

F and H (No 2), Re Human Fertilisation And Embryology Act 2008 [2017] EWHC 964 (Fam) (28 April 2017)

Judgment relating to issue of costs in two fertility treatment cases, each raising the question of whether there were valid consents as required by Part 2 of the 2008 Act.

Full report: Bailii

Y (A Child) (No 2), Re [2017] EWHC 967 (Fam) (28 April 2017)

Care proceedings relating to a 16 year old boy.

Full report: Bailii

X (A Child), Re [2017] EWFC B21 (06 April 2017)

Application for care and placement orders in respect of a 5 month old child, four of whose five siblings were already in care.

Full report: Bailii

S (Children), Re [2017] EWHC B20 (15 December 2016)

Care proceedings in which the issue was whether the two children should remain in local authority foster care but placed separately, or whether they should be placed together in the care of their father.

Full report: Bailii

Benmusa (No 3), Re [2017] EWHC 966 (Fam) (28 April 2017)

Two further application to unseal the will of the late Princess Margaret. Applications struck out.

Full report: Bailii

A Local Authority v Y [2017] EWHC 968 (Fam) (27 April 2017)

Proceedings concerning a 17 year old child believed to be at risk of radicalisation.

Full report: Bailii

F v M & Anor [2017] EWHC 949 (Fam) (26 April 2017)

Judgment dealing with preliminary matters relating to rehearing of application by father for return of child to Pakistan.

Full report: Bailii

An NHS Trust v SK (Best Interests Decision - Palliative Care) [2016] EWHC 2860 (Fam) (04 November 2016)

Judgment concerning the treatment of an 11-year-old boy suffering from end stage high grade recurrent osteosarcoma and metastatic lung disease.

Full report: Bailii

JZ v FZ [2017] EWHC 750 (Fam) (14 March 2017)

Application for permission to appeal by a father against a child arrangements order and a specific issue order relating to choice of schools, made in Children Act proceedings concerning his two children.

Full report: Bailii

Buckinghamshire County Council v Andrew & Ors [2017] EWFC B19 (26 April 2017)

Application by local authority for permission to withdraw application for a care order, following finding that child suffered from Ehlers Danloss Syndrome, which could have accounted for her injuries.

Full report: Bailii

C (A Child), Re [2017] EWFC B16 (07 March 2017)

Application by local authority for a secure accommodation order in respect of a 17 year old child.

Full report: Bailii

G (Children), Re [2017] EWFC B15 (30 January 2017)

Care proceedings concerning two children from the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Full report: Bailii

R-T, Re [2017] EWFC B17 (25 April 2017)

Fact-finding hearing in care proceedings concerning two year old child.

Full report: Bailii

A (A Child : application for a care order) [2016] EWHC 3707 (Fam) (03 September 2016)

Application for a care order in respect of an 11 year old girl, in which it was suggested that the child should reside with the maternal grandparents in Nigeria.

Full report: Bailii

Newcastle-Upon-Tyne City Council v TP (Best Interests) [2016] EWCOP 61 (21 December 2016)

Final hearing of case concerning best interests of 62 year old woman born with cerebral palsy.

Full report: Bailii

Newcastle City Council v TP & Anor (Capacity) [2016] EWCOP 62 (25 November 2016)

Second hearing of case concerning best interests of 62 year old woman born with cerebral palsy, dealing with issue of capacity

Full report: Bailii