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Re S (Children) (Summary return) [2020] EWCA Civ 515

Date:29 APR 2020
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(Court of Appeal, Bean, Baker LJJ and Cobb J, 9 April 2020)

Jurisdiction – Mother’s application for summary return of children from Libya dismissed – Mother appealed

The Court of Appeal dismissed the mother's appeal. The judge's ultimate conclusion on the issue of jurisdiction was secure.


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Neutral Citation Number: [2020] EWCA Civ 515

Case No: B4/2019/2794(B)

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION)
ON APPEAL FROM THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE
FAMILY DIVISION
Her Honour Judge Hillier, sitting as a Deputy High Court Judge

FD18P00811

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Date: 09/04/2020

Before:

LORD JUSTICE BEAN
LORD JUSTICE BAKER and

MR JUSTICE COBB

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S (Children)

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Rachel Langdale QC and Anita Guha (instructed by Dawson Cornwell) for the Appellant (mother)
Christopher Hames QC and Michael Edwards (instructed by Freemans) for the Respondent (father)

Hearing dates: 24 March 2020 (Hearing conducted remotely using Skype)

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Approved Judgment

Judgment: Re S (Children)(Summary return) [2020] EWCA Civ 515

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