Court judgements

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22 Jun 2022 - England
This is a tragic case. 2. Natasha Abrahart, to whom I shall refer as ‘Natasha’, was an undergraduate MSci student reading physics at the University of Bristol, to which I shall refer as the ‘University’. Natasha started her course in the autumn of...
18 May 2022 - Northern Ireland
This is an appeal by a father against the decision of the Londonderry Family Care Centre of 16 February 2022 whereby it refused the father’s application for a direct contact order with his 14 year old child. The order affirmed an existing order...
07 Apr 2022 - England
MRS JUSTICE KNOWLES: This judgment is given ex tempore. I am concerned with a little boy called H who is about 17 months old. H is presently living with foster carers and he has been the subject of an interim care order since 23 September 2020....
06 Apr 2022 - Northern Ireland
This judgment has been anonymised. Nothing can be published that will identify the children.
06 Apr 2022 - Northern Ireland
On 27 January 2022 a social worker was on leave travelling on an inter-city bus service in the Republic of Ireland (“RofI”) and observed a young child travelling in the company of two adults. She recognised the child as being the subject of 2...
06 Apr 2022 - Northern Ireland
This is an application by an Aunt for adoption orders in relation to her nephew who is 7 years and 9 months and her niece who is aged 5 years and 9 months. The parents are objecting, and the Mother is refusing to give her agreement. As there has...
23 Nov 2021 - England, Wales
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11 Oct 2021 - Scotland
Issue Whether certain provisions of two Bills passed by the Scottish Parliament in March 2021 (the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child (Incorporation) (Scotland) Bill and the European Charter of Local Self-Government (Incorporation...
29 Sep 2021 - England, Wales
The Lord Burnett of Maldon CJ: Introduction   This is the judgment of the court to which we have all contributed. Since 1989, The Tavistock and Portman NHS Foundation Trust ("Tavistock") has operated a Gender Identity Development Service (GIDS) for...
15 Sep 2021 - England
This judgment was delivered in private. The judge has given leave for this version of the judgment to be published on condition that (irrespective of what is contained in the judgment) in any published version of the judgment the anonymity of the...