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Herefordshire Council v AB [2018] EWFC 10
Date:20 MAR 2018
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Law Reporter

(Family Court, Keehan J, 1 February 2018)

Public law children – s 20, Children Act 1989 – Children placed with foster carers for extended periods without care proceedings being issued

Judgment was given highlighting and criticising the actions of the local authority regarding two children who had been subject to s 20 accommodation for at least 8 years without care proceedings being issued.




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WR17C00178

Neutral Citation Number: [2018] EWFC 10
IN THE FAMILY COURT AT NOTTINGHAM
60 Canal Street
Nottingham
NG1 7EJ

Thursday, 1 February 2018
BEFORE:

THE HONOURABLE MR JUSTICE KEEHAN

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BETWEEN:

HEREFORDSHIRE COUNCIL
Applicant

- and -

AB
 1st Respondent

-and-

 CD
(as on behalf of his children’s guardian)
2nd Respondent

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MR W BAKER appeared on behalf of the Applicant
MS L MORGAN instructed by MS S RUDD on behalf of the 1st Respondent Mother
MS M RECORDON represented and appeared on behalf of the 2nd Respondent child.
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BETWEEN:

HEREFORDSHIRE COUNCIL
Applicant

- and -

EF
1st Respondent

-and-

GH
(as on behalf of his children’s guardian)
2nd Respondent

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MR W BAKER appeared on behalf of the Applicant
MS L MORGAN instructed by MS S RUDD on behalf of the 1st Respondent Mother
MR J KERRIGAN represented and appeared on behalf of the 2nd Respondent child.
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JUDGMENT
(As Approved)

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