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VB v TR [2020] EWHC 877 (Fam)

Date:27 APR 2020
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(Family Division, Mostyn J, 7 April 2020)

Jurisdiction – Inherent jurisdiction – Father applying for return of child to UK

The Family Division granted the father's application under the inherent jurisdiction of the High Court for the return of his child from the UK to Bermuda.


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Neutral Citation Number: [2020] EWHC 877 (Fam)

Case No: FD20P00032

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE

FAMILY DIVISION

Royal Courts of Justice
Strand, London, WC2A 2LL

Date: 07/04/2020

Before :

MR JUSTICE MOSTYN

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Between :

VB
Applicant

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TR
Respondent

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Mehvish Chaudhry (instructed by Dawson Cornwell) for the applicant
Katy Chokowry (instructed by Freemans Solicitors) for the respondent

Hearing dates: 4 April 2020

The hearing was conducted remotely via Zoom

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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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MR JUSTICE MOSTYN

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 the children and members of their 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: VB v TR [2020] EWHC 877 (Fam)

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