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Re O (committal: legal representation) [2019] EWCA Civ 1721

Date:22 OCT 2019
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(Court of Appeal, Moylan and Peter Jackson LJJ, 17 October 2019)

Abduction – Committal proceedings – Legal representation

The Court of Appeal set aside the committal order as the mother had not had legal representation.


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Neutral Citation Number: [2019] EWCA Civ 1721

Case No: B4/2019/2449

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)
ON APPEAL FROM THE HIGH COURT FAMILY DIVISION
Mr Justice Cohen

FD17P00634

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Date: 17 October 2019

Before :

LORD JUSTICE MOYLAN
and

LORD JUSTICE PETER JACKSON

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O (Committal: Legal Representation)

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Francis Wilkinson (instructed by NR Legal Solicitors Ltd) for the Appellant Mother

Caroline Harris (instructed by Stock Denton Solicitors) for the Respondent Father

Hearing date: 11 October 2019

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Approved Judgment

Judgment: Re O (committal: legal representation) [2019] EWCA Civ 1721

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