Judges get tough on fathers’ rights to contact with children – The Guardian

Posted July 16th, 2007 in children, contact orders, news by sally

“Senior judges have issued a strong warning to divorced and separated mothers that they risk losing the right to have their children live with them if they defy court orders and stop the children’s fathers seeing them. In two recent cases the court of appeal has upheld judgments moving children from their mother’s to their father’s home after the mothers flouted orders allowing the fathers to have regular contact with their children.”

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The Guardian, 16th July 2007

Source: www.guardian.co.uk

Hammerton v. Hammerton – Times Law Reports

Posted April 12th, 2007 in committals, contact orders, law reports by sally

Committal hearing should be separate from contact case

Hammerton v. Hammerton

Court of Appeal 

“It was not appropriate to hear contact proceedings at the same time as committal proceedings.”

The Times, 12th April 2007

Source: www.timesonline.co.uk

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