Court judgements

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27 Jul 2012 - England, Wales
Katie is the fifth youngest of six children. Katie's birth family first became known to Bradford Metropolitan District Council ('Bradford') in 1995 as a result of an unexplained injury to one of the older children. Subsequent concerns...
24 Jul 2012 - England, Wales
This is a father's appeal brought with the permission of the Court granted by Ward LJ on 4 April 2012 on the oral application of counsel for the father who requested and obtained an order staying the execution of a Contact and Residence Order...
18 Jul 2012 - Republic of Ireland
The factual background On 14 July 2009 in the Crown Court at Leeds, SB pleaded guilty to 22 offences. All but one were offences relating to the possession of indecent photographs of children, being a sample of 20 images from the 1232 images were...
12 Jul 2012 - England, Wales
The claimant, who should remain anonymous, was born on 20th November 1963 so she is now 48 years of age. In May 1970 when she was 6 ½ years old, she was placed in a children's home run by the nuns of a convent which was subject to the direction...
29 Jun 2012 - Scotland
The pursuer was born on 20 October 1967. He had five brothers and one sister. His parents were unable to care for him owing to mental health problems. Consequently the pursuer and his brothers and sister were received into care on 20 September 1974...
29 Jun 2012 - England, Wales
This is an appeal against the decision of the Divisional Court [Munby LJ and Thirlwall J] on 12th July 2011bdismissing a claim for judical review brought on behalf of four children against the Child and Family Court Advisory and Support Service (...
25 Jun 2012 - Northern Ireland
The Applicant ("the Trust") applies for Care Orders in respect of the twin children of the Respondents. M and N who are non-identical twins were born to the Respondents in 2006. L, the mother, has had a long and very sad history of...
15 Jun 2012 - England, Wales
In the proceedings themselves, the care threshold was comprehensively established on the grounds that C had suffered and was likely to suffer from the volatile relationship between her parents, their neglect, their serious criminal offending and the...
25 May 2012 - England, Wales
This appeal concerns a trial at which allegations of both historic and more recent abuse were made against the appellant, who is now 80. There were four complainants. The substantive ground of appeal is that the judge erred in refusing to stay the...
23 May 2012 - England, Wales
This is an application made under section 36 Criminal Justice Act 1988 by HM Attorney General for leave to refer sentences of 40 months imprisonment imposed for offences of rape of a child contrary to section 5 Sexual Offences Act 2003. We grant...