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24 Dec 2013 - Scotland
In 1996 the appellant, who was by then in his forties, qualified and registered with the General Teaching Council for Scotland (GTCS) as a teacher of English and History. He went on to teach, apparently with success, in a secondary school in the...
23 Dec 2013 - England, Wales
I am dealing today with the father's application, which is dated 10th July 2012, effectively now for a transfer of residence in relation to the two children of these parties: AB, born on [a date in]1999 and therefore aged 14 years and just over...
20 Dec 2013 - England, Wales
The proceedings relate to two children E who was born on 7 June 2005 and is now 8, and her brother D who was born on 21 June 2006 and is now 7. Their father is seeking their summary return to the United States of America. Their mother is resisting...
20 Dec 2013 - Northern Ireland
The applicants in this judicial review challenge a decision of the Fostering Appeal Panel of the South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust ("the Appeal Panel") which upheld the decision of a Fostering Panel ("the Panel")...
20 Dec 2013 - Northern Ireland
The appellant is the mother of a child who is now 5 years old. The first respondent is the child's father. The appeal is from a threshold judgment by Weir J on 30 June 2011. The issue was the identification of the person responsible for the...
19 Dec 2013 - Northern Ireland
The court has considered the papers provided to it in this case, as well as the evidence of Ms Quinn, the Trust's senior social worker dealing with the case. The background is that the court is being asked to endorse a decision made by the...
18 Dec 2013 - England, Wales
This is a public judgment to highlight a now chronic problem with regard to the provision of legal aid in cases of alleged international child abduction by a parent to this country. These are some of the most grave cases which come before our family...
18 Dec 2013 - England, Wales
Before me yesterday, 17 December 2013, were listed for final determination the applications by the Local Authority for a full care order and a placement (for adoption) order in respect of D who was born in June 2012 in Birmingham and who is now...
18 Dec 2013 - England, Wales
This is a public judgment to highlight a now chronic problem with regard to the provision of legal aid in cases of alleged international child abduction by a parent to this country. These are some of the most grave cases which come before our family...
17 Dec 2013 - England, Wales
The proceedings concern a child, TM, who is now aged 7. She was born prematurely. She has cerebral palsy and a number of related medical and developmental complications. I wish to stress at the very outset of this judgment that she normally lives at...