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The Sentencing Council is consulting on updated sentencing guidelines for offenders convicted of child cruelty offences, including causing or allowing death or serious injury, or neglect in...
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Cohabitation is the fastest growing family type in England and Wales. In 2021 there were around 3.6 million cohabiting couples in the UK compared with 1.5 million in 1996.Whereas married couples and...
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Many will recall the McCloud judgment, in which the Court of Appeal determined that the transitional provisions in the Government’s 2015 public sector pension schemes were age discriminatory. In...
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The Homes for Ukraine government scheme offers a route to those who want to come to the UK and have someone here willing to provide them with a home. It enables individuals, charities, community...
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New statutory guidance on identifying and responding to domestic abuse and its impact on victims has been published on 8 July 2022, by the Home Office.The Domestic Abuse Act 2021 statutory...
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SPOUSE VISAThe UK Spouse Visa is for partners of British or Irish citizens, persons with indefinite leave to remain in the UK, refugee leave or humanitarian protection or limited leave to remain under...
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The government has published proposals to change the rules that apply to transfers of assets between spouses and civil partners who are in the process of separating. It provides that they be...
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Around £4 million will be awarded to charities and organisations providing legal help this financial year – an increase on the £3 million provided in previous years.The grants will...
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The introduction of the Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Act 2020 on 6 April 2022, bringing in the long-awaited “no-fault divorce”, is considered to be one of the most significant...
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(Family Court, Mostyn J, 29 July 2022) Care proceedings – Fact-finding – Child, now two, taken into care day after birth on interim care order – Mother admitting number of...
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