Court judgements

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21 Dec 2012 - England, Wales
This is an application for a reporting restriction order arising out of care proceedings conducted before the Bristol Family Proceedings Court. The proceedings themselves were relatively straightforward but, in the course of the hearing, information...
21 Dec 2012 - England, Wales
This is an application by an NHS Trust in respect of N a boy aged 7, who is suffering from a Medulloblastoma, a malignant brain tumour. The consultant paediatric oncologist "Dr A" and his multi-disciplinary team of child cancer experts at...
19 Dec 2012 - Northern Ireland
The appellant appeals his conviction on two counts of buggery and one of indecent assault against a minor allegedly committed in 1979 while he was employed as a professional at a cricket club of which the complainant's father was a member. The...
18 Dec 2012 - Scotland
This appeal concerns a child R born on 24 May 2008. Her mother, the appellant, was aged 18 when R was born, and was not married to R's father TT. The question at issue is whether the sheriff erred by including a provision granting authority for...
12 Dec 2012 - Scotland
This is a petition by JDM and FBM ("Mr and Mrs M") for an adoption order in respect of the children L and B. The children are presently living with them under fostering arrangements. The respondents are the natural or birth parents of the...
10 Dec 2012 - England, Wales
This case has been before five judges in the urgent applications list of the Family Division of the High Court. In general, this list is before a different judge each week. On the first four occasions it was heard without notice to the Respondent....
29 Nov 2012 - Northern Ireland
Both applicants renew their applications for leave to appeal against their convictions at Belfast Crown Court on 24 February 2010 of the murder of Thomas Devlin and the attempted murder of Jonathan McKee on 10 August 2005. Taylor also renews his...
16 Nov 2012 - Northern Ireland
This is an application pursuant to Article 12 of the Hague Convention for the return of a child on the grounds of wrongful detention. I have already given a detailed ex tempore judgment on the day of the hearing and I now set out that decision in...
26 Oct 2012 - England, Wales
This is an application by a local authority (LA) for care orders in relation to two girls: J (aged 9) and MM (aged 3). Their parents are the mother (M), aged 42, and the father (F), aged 38. F works as a self-employed painter and decorator. M...
24 Oct 2012 - England, Wales
This case concerns a child R (born [on a date in] 2007) aged 4 who was adopted by the applicants in India. The question in this case is whether his adoption will be recognised in this jurisdiction. Since 1st October 2003 India has implemented the...