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Re B and Another (Change of Names: Parental Responsibility: Evidence) [2017] EWHC 3250 (Fam)
Date:19 DEC 2017
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Law Reporter

(Family Division, Cobb J, 12 December 2017)

Private law children – Parental responsibility – Change of name – Domestic violence – Father failed to participate in proceedings

Orders were made including permitting the mother to change the names of the children and a prohibited steps order against the father.


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This judgment was delivered in private. The judge has given leave for this version of the judgment to be published on condition that (irrespective of what is contained in the judgment) in any published version of the judgment the anonymity of the children and members of their family must be strictly preserved. All persons, including representatives of the media, must ensure that this condition is strictly complied with. Failure to do so will be a contempt of court.

Case No: FD16P00143
Neutral Citation Number: [2017] EWHC 3250 (Fam)
IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE
FAMILY DIVISION

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL


Date: 12/12/2017

Before :

THE HONOURABLE MR JUSTICE COBB

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Re B and C (Change of Names: Parental Responsibility: Evidence)

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Dr. Rob George (instructed by Bindmans) for the mother
The father was neither present nor represented
Ms Penny Logan (Cafcass Legal) for the Children’s Guardian

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Judgment

Judgment: Re B and Another (Changes of Names Parental Responsibility Evidence) [2017] EWHC 3250 (Fam).rtf
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