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Re TY (Preliminaries to intercountry adoption) [2019] EWHC 2979 (Fam)
Date:14 NOV 2019
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(Family Division, Cobb J, 7 November 2019)

Adoption – Foreign adoption – Aunt submitted adoption application in UK.

The Family Division allowed the adoption application in spite of the aunt’s failure to comply with statutory requirements.


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Neutral Citation Number: [2019] EWHC 2979 (Fam)

Case No: ZC19Z00177

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE

FAMILY DIVISION

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Date: 07/11/2019

Before:

THE HONOURABLE MR JUSTICE COBB

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Re TY (Preliminaries to intercountry adoption)

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Kathryn Cronin (instructed by Freemans) for the Applicant
Artis Kakonge (instructed by Local Authority Solicitor) for the Respondent

Hearing dates: 31.10.19

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Approved Judgment

I direct that pursuant to CPR PD 39A para 6.1 no official shorthand note shall be taken of this Judgment and that copies of this version as handed down may be treated as authentic.

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THE HONOURABLE MR JUSTICE COBB

This judgment was delivered in private. The judge has given leave for this version of the judgment to be published on condition that (irrespective of what is contained in the judgment) in any published version of the judgment the anonymity of TY and members of his family must be strictly preserved. All persons, including representatives of the media, must ensure that this condition is strictly complied with. Failure to do so will be a contempt of court.

 

Judgment: Re TY (Preliminaries to intercountry adoption) [2019] EWHC 2979 (Fam)

 

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