Swedish mother allowed to return home with her child

December 30, 2014 2 comments

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The Swedish-born mother of a four year-old girl has been allowed to move to Sweden with her daughter despite the objections of the father. In NJ v OV, the girl’s parents met in London after the mother moved to the UK. The father was English, while she had a Finnish background. At the High Court,…

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Local council launches adoption text service

December 30, 2014 0 comments

A local council has launched a new text service which aims to give people who are thinking about adopting a child easier access to information. People considering either fostering or adoption can now text ‘FOSTER’ or ‘ADOPT’ to a designated number and they will receive a phone call from West Sussex County Council. This call…

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