W (A Child), Re [2019] – Family Law Week case summary

November 18, 2019

The Court of Appeal unanimously allowed an appeal against care and placement orders on the basis of an inadequately reasoned judgment. The trial judgment itself amounted to eight pages and did not include much background, a record of the evidence, and the lack of mention of the local authority’s change of position at a point during the hearing. Read the full summary on Family Law Week.