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Re T and R (Refusal of Placement Order) [2021] EWCA Civ 71

Date:4 FEB 2021
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Law Reporter

(Court of Appeal (Civil Division), Floyd, Baker and Males LJJ, 28 January 2021)

Public law children - Placement order – Approval for adoption not granted – Plan for long-term fostering – Appeal

The appeal from a refusal to make placement orders in relation to the adoption of the two youngest siblings was dismissed.


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Neutral Citation Number: [2021] EWCA Civ 71

Case No: B4/2020/1762

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL (CIVIL DIVISION).
ON APPEAL FROM THE FAMILY COURT AT NORWICH
HH Judge Richards
NR18C01086

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Date: 28 January 2021

Before :


LORD JUSTICE FLOYD
LORD JUSTICE BAKER
and

LORD JUSTICE MALES

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IN THE MATTER OF THE ADOPTION AND CHILDREN ACT 2002

AND IN THE MATTER OF T AND R (REFUSAL OF PLACEMENT ORDER)

Between :


A LOCAL AUTHORITY (1)
T AND R 

(by their children’s guardian) (2) and (3)
Appellants

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RS (1)
TL (2)
Respondents

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Andrew Bagchi QC and Fiona Baruah (instructed by Local Authority Solicitor) for the First Appellant
Nicholas Goodwin QC and Kitty Geddes (instructed by Spire Solicitors LLP) for the Second Appellant
Janet Bazley QC and Alison Moore (instructed by Chamberlins and Norton Peskett) for the Respondents

Hearing date : 9 December 2020

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Approved Judgment

Covid-19 Protocol:  This judgment was handed down remotely by circulation to the parties’ representatives by email, release to BAILII and publication on the Courts and Tribunals Judiciary website.  The date and time for hand down is deemed to be 10.30am on Thursday 28 January 2021.


Judgment: Re T and R (Refusal of Placement Order) [2021] EWCA Civ 71

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