Z v Y [2019] EWHC 2255 (Fam) (09 August 2019)

Application by mother for specific issue order that child undergo brain surgery to alleviate epileptic seizures.

Full report: Bailii

Guys and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust v X [2019] EWCOP 35 (25 July 2019)

Application by NHS Trust for declaration regarding capacity and orders for serious medical treatment relating to a woman in the advanced stages of her pregnancy.

Full report: Bailii

E (Children: Reopening Findings of Fact) [2019] EWCA Civ 1447 (14 August 2019)

Appeal considering the options open to someone wishing to challenge findings of fact in family proceedings on the basis of further evidence that was not available at the trial.

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X and Y (Children : Welfare: Fabricated Induced Illness) [2018] EWHC 4021 (Fam) (09 July 2018)

Welfare hearing in care proceedings concerning two children, in which it had been found that one of the children had suffered harm due to his mother's interference with his medical treatment.

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Y (A Child : Fact Finding : Fabricated Induced Illness) [2018] EWHC 4020 (Fam) (23 February 2018)

Care proceedings concerning two children. Fact-finding hearing to establish whether one of the children had suffered harm due to his mother's interference with his medical treatment.

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Root v Medway Council (Application to Purge Contempt) [2019] EWHC 1640 (Fam) (29 March 2019)

Application by contemnor whose children were made subject to care orders in 2011,to purge contempt in relation to breach of orders prohibiting her from certain behaviour.

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LR v A Local Authority & Ors (Application to Terminate Appointment of Guardian) [2019] EWFC 49 (01 March 2019)

Care proceedings in relation to child aged nearly 2 years. Application by foster carer for the court to exercise its discretion to terminate the appointment of the current children's guardian.

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R v P (No 2) [2019] EWHC 2175 (Fam) (14 March 2019)

Hearing of two applications in relation to 7 year old child whose father lives in Lithuania, by mother to change child's name and by father for an order that he could spend time and have contact with the child.

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AB (Foreign Surrogacy -Children Out of The Jurisdiction) [2019] EWFC 22 (22 February 2019)

Application for parental orders in relation to children born following the parties entering into a surrogacy arrangement in Iran, and who were residing in Iran.

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A Local Authority v X & Ors [2019] EWHC 1634 (Fam) (11 April 2019)

Hearings of applications by local authority for a care order in relation to a teenaged child, and on behalf of the child to revoke an adoption order.

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A Local Authority v M & Ors (Placement Order) [2019] EWFC 50 (24 May 2019)

Application for care and placement orders in relation to 2 year old child whose mother is Polish and father is Romanian.

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ZH v HS & Ors (Application to Revoke Adoption Order) [2019] EWHC 2190 (Fam) (05 March 2019)

Application by birth mother to revoke adoption order made on 12 October 2016 in favour of paternal aunt and uncle, in relation to 4 year old child.

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SE (Serious Medical Treatment) [2018] EWCOP 45 (08 November 2018)

Application by two NHS Trusts for the court to make declarations in relation to the amputation of patient's leg.

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PG v CD [2019] EWFC 38 (25 January 2019)

Application by stepparent to adopt 16 year old child born in Sierra Leone. Adoption order made.

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Medway Council v Root [2019] EWHC 669 (Fam) (25/02/2019 A 6/03/2019)

Application to commit mother of children made subject to care orders in 2011, for breach of orders prohibiting her from certain behaviour.

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Joy v Joy [2019] EWHC 2152 (Fam) (12 June 2019)

Financial remedies proceedings, in which the husband claimed to have no assets available to him. Hearing to determine whether wife's capital claims should be dismissed or adjourned.

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H & E (Statute Barred Application by Foster Carers - Children Act 1989 Section 9(3)) [2019] EWFC B37 (18 May 2018)

Applications by local authority foster carers for leave to apply for Child Arrangement Orders and for leave to apply revoke Placement Orders.

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J and K (Flawed ABE Interview) [2019] EWFC B36 (14 February 2019)

This is an extract from a Judgment that was handed down in the course of care proceedings brought in respect of two children, J (aged 6) and K (aged 4 months).

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Shokrollah-Babaee v Shokrollah-Babae [2019] EWHC 2135 (Fam) (25 July 2019)

Judgment considering issue of whether judge who had conducted an FDR appointment during the earlier stages of financial remedy proceedings can later hear and rule upon disputed cross-applications in relation to the enforcement and/or variation of the substantive order which was made after a contested hearing.

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