Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2016] All ER (D) 77 (Apr)
Neutral Citation: [2016] EWFC 16
Court: Family Court

Russell J

Representation Teertha Gupta QC & Dorothea Gartland for FY.
  Alex Verdan QC for MY.
  Christopher Hames QC for K, L and M by their Guardian.
Judgment Dates: 23 March 2016


Family proceedings - Orders in family proceedings - Contact orders - Father seeking contact with three children - Previous findings being made regarding father's behaviour - Whether in children's best interest to have face-to-face contact with father - .

The Case

Family proceedings Orders in family proceedings. The Family Court held that owing to the father's reported behaviour it was in the three boys' best interests not to have any face to face contact with him until he made changes to his behaviour. Face to face contact included Face Time and Skype. Contact was to be limited to telephone contact for one hour and further an order was made under of the Children Act 1989 regarding further applications by the father.

Practice Areas

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