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Re K (Forced Marriage: Passport Order) [2020] EWCA Civ 190

Date:25 FEB 2020
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(Court of Appeal, Sir Andrew McFarlane P, Peter Jackson and Haddon-Cave LJJ, 21 February 2020)

Forced marriage – Forced Marriage Protection Order – Passport order – Jurisdiction

The Court of Appeal allowed the appeal, and ordered a review hearing in December 2022. The court provided a route map for judges to follow when considering whether to make a Forced Marriage Protection Order.

 


 

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Neutral Citation Number: [2020] EWCA Civ 190

Case No: B4/2019/2369

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)
ON APPEAL FROM BIRMINGHAM CIVIL JUSTICE CENTRE
THE ORDER OF HHJ TUCKER

BM15F00007

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Date: 21/02/2020

Before :

THE PRESIDENT OF THE FAMILY DIVISION
LORD JUSTICE PETER JACKSON and

LORD JUSTICE HADDON-CAVE

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Re K (Forced Marriage: Passport Order)

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Deirdre Fottrell QC, Seema Kansal and Marlene Cayoun (instructed by National Legal Service Solicitors) for the Appellant
Jason Beer QC and Alice Meredith (instructed by Staffordshire and West Midlands Police Joint Legal Department) for the Respondent
Sarah Hannett (instructed by the Government Legal Department) for the First Intervener the Secretary of State for Justice
Henry Setright QC and Jacqueline Renton (instructed by Dawson Cornwell) for the Second Intervener Southall Black Sisters

Hearing date : 27th November 2019

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