Carole Smith

Carole Smith

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Re W and B; Re W (Care Plan) and Re S (Minors) (Care Order: Implementation of Care Plan); Re W (Minors) (Care Order: Adequacy of Care Plan) Human rights and the Children Act 1989 [2002] CFLQ 427 28 SEP 2011

Re W and B; Re W (Care Plan) and Re S (Minors) (Care Order: Implementation of Care Plan); Re W (Minors) (Care Order: Adequacy of Care Plan) Human rights and the Children Act 1989 [2002] CFLQ 427

This commentary considers appeals by two families against care orders made under the Children...

Adoptive parenthood as a 'legal fiction' - its consequences for direct post-adoption contact [2002] CFLQ 281 28 SEP 2011

Adoptive parenthood as a 'legal fiction' - its consequences for direct post-adoption contact [2002] CFLQ 281

This article discusses policy and case-law relating to 'openness' in adoption and...