Category Archives: Family Law

What Does It Mean When You Have A Mistrial?


  What Does It Mean When You Have A Mistrial? There are several reasons that a judge might declare a mistrial, including a hung jury, which is when the jury can’t come to a unanimous decision. There might also be … Continue reading

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A Lost Nation: Transparency in the Family Courts


A Lost Nation: Transparency in the Family Courts   Source: Increase Transparency in the Family Courts.   Once a child is proven to be ‘Gillick’ competent the child must be allowed to attend Court to give their views to a … Continue reading

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What Next for the Family Courts? With The Late Sir Nicholas Wall


  What Next for the Family Courts? Law in Action

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Can I Access My Personal Information?| ICO


Can I Access My Personal Information?| ICO You have the right to get a copy of the information that is held about you. This is known as a subject access request Source: Access To Information Held By Children’s Services | … Continue reading

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Social Workers Told To Keep On Posting, In New Social Media Guidance


Social Workers Told To Keep On Posting, In New Social Media Guidance The notes come after Researching Reform called on the President of the Family Division to issue guidelines for family professionals in May of this year. Source: Social Workers … Continue reading

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What You Should Have Asked Your Teachers About AUTHORITY


  What You Should Have Asked Your Teachers About AUTHORITY 1. the power or right to give orders, make decisions, and enforce obedience.”he had absolute authority over his subordinates”syn… Source: Word of the week: AUTHORITY When the word Authority is … Continue reading

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Independent Inquiry Into Child Sexual Abuse | Two Preliminary Hearings To Be Held In September


Independent Inquiry Into Child Sexual Abuse |Two Preliminary Hearings To Be Held In September Source: Child Migrants Are British Care Home Children The Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse will hold preliminary hearings in relation to two of its investigations. … Continue reading

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Justice for Families Ltd v Secretary of State for Justice [2014] EWCA Civ 1477 (14 November 2014)


  Justice for Families Ltd v Secretary of State for Justice [2014] EWCA Civ 1477 (14 November 2014)   Continuously updaing: Sunday 17th September 2017 Source: Justice for Families Ltd v Secretary of State for Justice [2014] EWCA Civ 1477 (14 … Continue reading

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The Law Relating To Civil Wrongs And Quasi-Contract Is Part Of The Civil Law


  The Law Relating To Civil Wrongs And Quasi-Contract Is Part Of The Civil Law A civil wrong or wrong is a cause of action under the law of England and Wales. Tort,  breach of contract and breach of trust[4] are types of civil wrong.  A quasi-contract (or implied-in-law contract) is a fictional contract created by courts … Continue reading

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4/27/17 Constitution Revision Commission


  4/27/17 Constitution Revision Commission – Jacksonville There are audio difficulties at this event throughout the first hour. Source: Duty Of The Courts To Be Watchful For The Constitutional Rights Of The Citizen. VIDEO: Please Click Here To View → … Continue reading

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