S-L (Children : Adjournment) [2019] EWCA Civ 1571 (19 September 2019)

Appeal by local authority against decision to adjourn applications for care and placement orders in respect of two young children. Appeal allowed.

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JB (Capacity: Consent To Relations And Contact With Others) [2019] EWCOP 39 (17 September 2019)

Judgment concerning capacity of 36 year old man to have relations and contact with others.

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TP and TS (Children) [2019] EWHC B51 (17 September 2019)

Application for care orders in relation to twin girls, arising from concerns that both children suffered significant injuries which were considered to be non-accidental.

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Ogunware v Ogunware [2019] EWHC 2428 (Fam) (25 July 2019)

Application for declaration that purported marriage entered into in Nigeria was not valid. Application dismissed.

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Hammoud v Al Zawawi [2018] EWHC 2956 (Fam) (01 November 2018)

Mother's application for child arrangements order, in case where the father lives in Oman.

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R-B (A Child) [2019] EWCA Civ 1560 (02 July 2019)

Appeal by mother against care and placement orders made in relation to a 13 month old child. Appeal allowed.

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E (Through Her Children's Guardian) & Anor v A Mother & Anor [2019] EWCA Civ 1557 (12 September 2019)

Appeal by local authority and children's guardian against an order refusing an application for a placement order in respect of a 10 month old child. Appeal allowed.

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K v L Re M, N [2019] EWFC B50 (15.May 2019)

Application by father of 2 young children to have them live with him, considering the impact of domestic abuse on child arrangements and an allegation of parental alienation supported by one of the experts.

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K (A child) (Care and Placement), Re [2019] EWFC B48 (14 June 2019)

Judgment in care proceedings concerning 8 month old child.

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J, B, P (Children)(Care), Re [2019] EWFC B47 (10 June 2019)

Judgment in care proceedings concerning three children.

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A-F (Children) (Care and SGO - older children), Re [2019] EWFC B45 (24 May 2019)

Final hearing in care proceedings, concerning the welfare of a 6-child sibling group.

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L (A Child) (Placement with mother or father), Re [2019] EWFC B49 (09 January 2019)

Care proceedings concerning child born in December 2017. Ordered that child should be cared for by his father.

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B (A Child)(Fact Finding) [2019] EWFC B46 (28 August 2019)

Fact-finding judgment in care proceedings concerning eleven year old child born in unnamed country.

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Nasrullah Mursalin, Re [2019] EWCA Civ 1559 (03 September 2019)

Appeal by paralegal against suspended committal order imposed after he erroneously placed a number of documents relating to a client’s family case in the bundle which went to an immigration judge. Appeal allowed.

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Wakefield Metropolitan District Council & Anor v DN & Anor [2019] EWHC 2306 (Fam) (05 September 2019)

Case concerning capacity and accommodation of 25 year old man suffering from various mental disorders.

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Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council v PR & Ors [2019] EWHC 2305 (Fam) (05 September 2019)

Final judgment in proceedings relating to a capacitous but apparently vulnerable adult, further examining the circumstances in which interim orders under the inherent jurisdiction were made, and whether injunctive-type orders could and/or should have been made against the adult for whom protection was sought.

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