D v O [2019] EWHC 3099 (Fam) (18 July 2019)

Application by father for order for return of child from Poland, the Polish court having refused Hague Convention application.

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DP v CP [2019] EWHC 3098 (Fam) (18 April 2019)

Application by father for summary return of child to Malta.

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X v Y (Child Arrangements Order) [2019] EWHC 2872 (Fam) (14 August 2019)

Application by father for permission to appeal against interim child arrangements order. Permission granted.

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LA v XYZ (Restriction on Father's Role in Proceedings) [2019] EWHC 2166 (Fam) (18 February 2019

Care proceedings, including application by local authority for permission to refuse contact with the father, who had been convicted of murdering the mother.

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A Local Authority v F & Ors [2019] EWHC 3075 (Fam) (15 November 2019)

Fact-finding in care proceedings, concerning issue of father's role in death of mother.

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I-L (Children) (1996 Hague Child Protection Convention : Inherent Jurisdiction) [2019] EWCA Civ 1956 (15 November 2019)

Appeal by father against order made under inherent jurisdiction requiring the parties' two children to be returned to Russia.

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BB v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions and CB (CSM) (Child support - calculation of income) [2019] UKUT 314 (AAC) (15 October 2019)

Appeal concerning question of whether a redundancy payment should be treated as part of an NRP's
current income for the purpose of assessing his child support liability.

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AY v AS [2019] EWHC 3043 (Fam) (14 November 2019)

Mother's application for permission to relocate child permanently to Kazakhstan.

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Raqeeb v Barts Health NHS Trust (Litigation Friend) [2019] EWHC 2976 (Admin) (11 November 2019)

Application to terminate appointment of litigation friend for child, in case concerning withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment.

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A City Council v A Mother & Ors [2019] EWHC 3076 (Fam) (27 June 2019)

Care proceedings in relation to four children whose family were under police investigation regarding possible terrorism offences.

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A (No. 2) (Children: Findings of Fact) [2019] EWCA Civ 1947 (14 November 2019)

Care proceedings. Appeal by parents against findings of fact. Appeal allowed, and matter remitted for rehearing.

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JK v A Local Health Board [2019] EWHC 67 (Fam) (13 November 2019)

Application by Health Board in respect of possible future treatment of 55-year-old man with a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder.

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An NHS Trust v C NHS Trust & Ors [2019] EWHC 3033 (Fam) (30 October 2019)

Application by NHS Trusts for declaration that it is lawful to administer blood and blood products to 14 year old boy with lymphatic cancer, whose mother is a Jehovah's Witness.

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Various applications concerning foreign representative powers, Re [2019 EWCOP 52 (08 November 2019)

Judgment concerning five unrelated applications asking the Court to make orders to give effect in England and Wales to representative powers originating in a foreign jurisdiction.

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A Hospital NHS Trust v LP & Anor [2019] EWHC 2989 (Fam) (25 July 2019)

Application by NHS Trust for authority to administer blood transfusion to seriously injured 13 year old child whose parents are Jehovah's Witnesses.

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Potanin v Potanina [2019] EWHC 2956 (Fam) (08 November 2019)

Application by husband to set aside grant of leave to wife to apply for financial relief pursuant to Part III MFPA 1984. Application granted.

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Shokrollah-Babaee v Shokrollah-Babaee [2019] EWHC 2975 (Fam) (19 September 2019)

Hearing of cross-applications relating to the enforcement, implementation and variation of a financial remedies order.

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H (Children: Relocation), Re [2019] EWHC 2881 (Fam) (30 October 2019)

Application by father for permission to relocate children to the Netherlands.

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A Local Authority v H (No 2) [2019] EWCOP 51 (19 February 2019)

Judgment reviewing capacity and best interests provisions in relation to woman who had originally been found to lack capacity in 2011.

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PQ v RS and others (Legal Parenthood: Written consent) [2019] EWFC 65 (15 October 2019)

Cross applications for a declaration of parentage and for a declaration of non-parentage, in relation to two children conceived following fertility treatment.

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CD v London Borough of Croydon [2019] EWHC 2943 (Fam) (14 August 2019)

Application by local authority for declarations regarding care and accommodation of 65-year-old man suffering from a range of medical problems.

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S (A Child: Adequacy of Reasoning), Re [2019] EWCA Civ 1845 (31 October 2019)

Appeal following fact finding hearing in care proceedings. Appeal allowed, on the basis that the judge's conclusions as eventually expressed were inadequately reasoned.

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