Public Children: No substitute

Justin Slater and Rose Harvey analyse the ramifications of a recent decision on agreements to accommodate children under s20 of the Children Act 1989 ‘A section 20 accommodation of a child by a local authority should not have the impact, as it did in the case of N, of delaying the issue of proceedings, in …
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Cases Referenced

  • Coventry City Council v C & ors [2012] EWHC 2190 (Fam)
  • LB v London Borough of Merton & anor [2013] EWCA Civ 476
  • Medway Council v M & anor [2015] EWFC B164
  • Medway Council v Mother & ors [2014] EWHC 308 (Fam)
  • N (Children) (Adoption: Jurisdiction) [2015] EWCA Civ 1112
  • Northamptonshire County Council v AS & ors [2015] EWHC 199 (Fam)