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Re H (Care and Adoption: Assessment of wider family) [2019] EWFC 10
Date:27 FEB 2019
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(Family Court, Cobb J, 14 February 2019)

Public law children – Adoption – Kinship assessment – Application to locate and notify paternal family

The local authority application to notify the paternal family of the child’s existence in order to assess them as kinship carers was allowed.


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Neutral Citation Number: [2019] EWFC 10

Case No: LS18C00597

IN THE FAMILY COURT

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand
London WC2A 2LL

Date: 14/02/2019

Before:

THE HONOURABLE MR JUSTICE COBB

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Re H (Care and Adoption: Assessment of wider family)

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James Hasson (instructed by JWP Solicitors) for the Local Authority
Rachael Hughes (instructed by GWB Harthills) for the Mother
Aelred Hookway (instructed by Grange Appleyard) for the Father
Jill McCurdy (solicitor advocate from Ramsdens Solicitors) for the Child (H)

Hearing dates: 4 February 2019 (Sheffield)

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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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THE HONOURABLE MR JUSTICE COBB

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.

 

Judgment:  Re H (Care and Adoption: Assessment of wider family) [2019] EWFC 10

 

 

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