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Re N-S (Children) [2017] EWCA Civ 1121
Date:1 AUG 2017
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(Court of Appeal, Sir James Munby P, McFarlane, Lewison LJJ, 25 July 2017)


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Neutral Citation Number: [2017] EWCA Civ 1121
Case No: B4/2017/0238/CCFMF

ON APPEAL FROM THE FAMILY COURT SITTING AT WATFORD
HIS HONOUR JUDGE WILDING
WD1600101

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL


Date: 25 July 2017

Before:

THE PRESIDENT OF THE FAMILY DIVISION
LORD JUSTICE McFARLANE
and
LORD JUSTICE LEWISON
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Between:

Re N-S (Children)

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Elizabeth Isaacs QC and Hilary Pollock (instructed by Hecht Montgomery Solicitors) for the Appellant Father
Mark Twomey QC and John Church (instructed by Hertfordshire County Council) for the First Respondent Local Authority
Matthew Stott (instructed by Reeds Solicitors) for the Children’s Guardian

Hearing date : 29 June 2017

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Judgment Approved 

Judgment: Re N-S (Children) [2017] EWCA Civ 1121.rtf


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