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Re C (Children : Fact-Finding) [2018] EWCA Civ 801
Date:24 APR 2018
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Law Reporter

(Court of Appeal, Floyd, David Richards, Peter Jackson LJJ, 18 April 2018)

Public law children – Fact finding – Appeal – Whether there was a necessity to review findings on a rolling basis in light of new evidence

The local authority appeal from a fact-finding decision was dismissed.


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Neutral Citation Number: [2018] EWCA Civ 801
Case No: B4/2018/0076
IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)
ON APPEAL FROM READING FAMILY COURT
HHJ OLIVER
RG17C00355
Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL


Date: 18 April 2018
Before :

LORD JUSTICE FLOYD
LORD JUSTICE DAVID RICHARDS
and
LORD JUSTICE PETER JACKSON

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Re: C (Children): Fact-Finding

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Damian Garrido QC and Sara Granshaw (instructed by Reading Borough Council) for the Appellant local authority
Anna McKenna QC and Jason Green (instructed by Reeds Solicitors) for the Respondent father
Janet Mitchell (instructed by Barrett & Thomson Solicitors) for the Respondent sister L

Written submissions were received from Penny Howe QC and Paul Murray for the Respondent mother and from Isabelle Watson for the Children’s Guardian.


Hearing date: 27 March 2018

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Judgment Approved

Judgment: Re C (Children_Fact Finding) [2018] EWCA Civ 801.rtf

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