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Re JL (Leave to Apply to Revoke Placement Order) (Rev 1) [2020] EWCA Civ 1253

Date:30 OCT 2020
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Law Reporter

(Court of Appeal, Underhill, Baker, Arnold LJJ, 8 September 2020)

Public law children – Care and placement orders – Grandmother refused leave to apply to revoke placement order – Appeal – Whether there had been a change of circumstances


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Case No: B4/2020/1253

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)
ON APPEAL FROMTHE FAMILY COURT AT BRISTOL
(HIS HONOUR JUDGE BROMILOW)

Neutral citation number [2020] EWCA Civ 1253

The Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Tuesday, 8 September 2020

Before:

LORD JUSTICE UNDERHILL
LORD JUSTICE BAKER

LORD JUSTICE ARNOLD

IN THEMATTER OF THE ADOPTION AND CHILDREN ACT 2002

AND IN THEMATTER OF JL (A CHILD) (LEAVE TO APPLY TO REVOKE PLACEMENT ORDER)

Between:

B Appellant

and

A LOCAL AUTHORITY (1) 
JL (by his children’s guardian) (2)
Respondents

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This transcript is Crown Copyright. It may not be reproduced in whole or in part other than in accordance with relevant licence or with the express consent of the Authority. All rights are reserved.

GRAEME HARRISON (instructed by Avon & Somerset Family Law) appeared on behalf of the Appellant
JAMES CRANFIELD (instructed by Bristol City Council) appeared on behalf of the Respondent Local Authority
LINSEY KNOWLES (instructed by Henriques Griffiths LLP) appeared on behalf of the Child through his Children's Guardian

Judgment

(Approval)

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Judgment: Re JL (Leave to Apply to Revoke Placement Order)(Rev 1) [2020] EWCA Civ 1253

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