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Twelve percent increase in private law cases received by Cafcass in November

Date:14 DEC 2015
Figures released by Cafcass show that, in November 2015, the number of private law cases received by Cafcass increased by 12% from November 2015 levels. A total of 3,462 new cases were received.

Between April 2014 and March 2015 Cafcass received a total of 34,133 new private law cases. This figure shows a decrease of 27% from the 46,636 cases received in the previous financial year.

The full figures are available on the Cafcass website.