WF v RJ & Anor [2010] EWHC 2909 (Fam) (13 August 2010)

Father applied for the summary return to Germany of two children, following their wrongful abduction to this country by their mother. Mother accepted that the children were wrongfully removed, but resisted their return on the basis of a number of defences under the Convention. The return was also opposed by the older child, who raised similar defences. The father's application was refused.

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