IMPORTANT FAMILY COURT JUDGMENTS PUBLIC AND PRIVATE LAW CASES
A v B and C<http://www.familylawweek.co.uk/site.aspx?i=ed96467>  EWCA Civ 285
Verdan, A. Hale, C. 2012 Alternative Families and Children: A review of the recent case of A v B and C. Family Law Week.
LB of Islington v Al Alas and Wray  EWHC 865 (Fam)-RICKETS CASE.
Grandparents’ award of costs against the authority is not disturbed by decision.
A v A 
http://www.familylawweek.co.uk/site.aspx?i=ed102837Fact-finding hearing as to whether a couple who had apparently given birth to a child in Nigeria had been aware that it was actually a ‘staged labour’.
Contact proceedings where allegations of abuse by the father had been made to a local authority by a third party who did not want their identity or the details of the allegations to be disclosed.
CONTACT: Re W (Removal at Birth: Contact)
Tower Hamlets’ foster policy declared unlawful
Council has three months to reconsider its policy.
Legal Aid Agency must pay full costs of parenting assessment in care proceedings
R (on the application of T) v Legal Aid Agency  EWHC 960 (Admin)
Re B-S (Children)  EWCA Civ 1146
In the Matter of J (Children)  UKSC 9
Child can have separate habitual residence from parent with whom he resides, says Supreme Court