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In the matter of NY (A Child) [2019] UKSC 49

Date:30 OCT 2019
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(Supreme Court, Wilson, Hodge, Black, Kitchin and Sales LJJ, 30 October 2019)

Abduction – Inherent jurisdiction – Application for summary order.

The Supreme Court allowed the mother’s appeal and set aside the order of the Court of Appeal which had made a summary order for the return of the child to Israel.

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THE COURT ORDERED that no one shall publish or reveal the name or address of the child who is the subject of these proceedings or publish or reveal any information which would be likely to lead to the identification of the child or of any member of her family in connection with these proceedings.

Michaelmas Term
[2019] UKSC 49
On appeal from: [2019] EWCA Civ 1065


In the matter of NY (A Child)


Lord Wilson
Lord Hodge
Lady Black
Lord Kitchin
Lord Sales


30 October 2019

Heard on 18 July 2019



Judgment: In the matter of NY (A Child) [2019] UKSC 49

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