Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2008] All ER (D) 280 (Jan)
Court: Court of Appeal, Civil Division

Wilson LJ and Black J

Representation Judi Evans for the Father.
  Claire Wills-Goldingham for the local authority.
  Caroline Elford for the guardian.
Judgment Dates: 31 January 2008


Family proceedings - Orders in family proceedings - Care order - Judge ordering child to remain in foster home with no contact with father - Father applying to set aside order - Whether child should be placed with father subject to interim order.

The Case

In the instant case, a full care order in relation to the father's 11-year-old child had imploded. Accordingly, the full care order would be set aside and the local authority would place K with the father subject to an interim order.

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