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(Family Division, Peel J, 25 February 2022)Habitual residence – Hague Convention return orders - Defences of consent and acquiescence – Mother seeking return of child to Russia –...
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(Court of Appeal (Civil Division), Moylan, Baker, Stuart-Smith LJJ, 13 August 2021)Abduction – Wrongful retention – Mother’s application for return order dismissed – Mother...
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(Court of Appeal (Civil Division), Sir Andrew McFarlane P, Moylan, Arnold LJJ, 10 August 2021)Abduction – Removal of child from France -  Failure to return after Covid 19 restrictions...
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(Court of Appeal (Civil Division), Henderson, Peter Jackson, Arnold LJJ, 28 July 2021)Abduction – Child removed from USA by father – Child and father lived with paternal grandparents in...
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(Family Division, MacDonald J, 08 July 2021)Abduction – Inherent jurisdiction – Application for wardship and return orders – Children in Sudan with maternal grandparents –...
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(Family Division, MacDonald J, 18 May 2021)Abduction – Application for return order under Hague Convention 1980 - Art 13(b) defence – Whether mother’s allegations against the father...
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