H (Care and Adoption: Assessment of wider family) [2019] EWFC 10 (14 February 2019)

Care proceedings concerning issue of whether local authority is required to notify wider family members of the existence of the subject child, and/or assess them, when they are not proposed by parents as potential alternative carers, and where the parents (or either of them) specifically do not wish the wider family to be involved.

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