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Baron and Others (4 Defective Divorces) [2019] EWFC 26
Date:24 APR 2019
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Law Reporter

(Family Court, Sir James Munby, sitting as a High Court judge, 17 April 2019)

Divorce – Procedure – Defective petitions – s 3(1), Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 – Application by Queen’s Proctor to set aside

On the application of the Queen’s Proctor decrees nisi and absolute were set aside for non-compliance with s 3(1) of the Matrimonial Causes Act 1973 in three of the four cases presented.


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Neutral Citation Number: [2019] EWFC 26

Case No: SO15D06367
SO16D00440
BU16D15832
EC13D00309
ZC18D00225
ZC18D00224
ZC19D00014
ZC19D00007

IN THE FAMILY COURT
Sitting at the Royal Courts of Justice

(In open court)

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Date: 17 April 2019

Before :

SIR JAMES MUNBY (SITTING AS A JUDGE OF THE HIGH COURT)

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In the matter of 4 defective divorces

Baron v Baron; Bird v Bird; Checova v Ilyas; Campbell-Anderson v Anderson

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Mr Simon P G Murray (instructed by the Government Legal Department) for the Queen’s Proctor in all four cases
Mr Saravanak Kumar (instructed by Zoi Bilderberg Law Practice) for the petitioner wife in Checova v Ilyas
None of the other parties were present or represented

Hearing date: 4 April 2019

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Approved Judgment

I direct that pursuant to CPR PD 39A para 6.1 no official shorthand note shall be taken of this Judgment and that copies of this version as handed down may be treated as authentic.

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SIR JAMES MUNBY (SITTING AS A JUDGE OF THE HIGH COURT)
This judgment was handed down in open court

Judgment: Baron and Others (4 Defective Divorces) [2019] EWFC 26

 

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