Family

11/12/2017 0 comments 34 views

Specialist Courts dealing with the financial aspects of divorce proceedings are to the piloted early next year as part of wider efforts to separate divorce administratively from its financial consequences....
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07/12/2017 0 comments 48 views

Resolution warns that that millions of unmarried couples who live together could be unaware of their rights upon a relationship breakdown. Resolution recently carried out a survey which found that...
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05/12/2017 0 comments 60 views

Many people fear the festive period and not a year goes by when a rise doesn’t occur in domestic incidents reported to the police. For most of us, Christmas conjures...
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30/11/2017 0 comments 85 views

The government has released on 21.11.2017 information surrounding forensic toxicology tests carried out by two private companies which may prove to be unreliable. The two companies are now under investigation....
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27/11/2017 0 comments 78 views

A recent project carried out by the Nuffield Foundation examined care proceedings cases in the family courts where mothers have had successive children removed from their care. A preliminary analysis...
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27/11/2017 0 comments 80 views

Many women fear the festive period. Not a year goes by when we don’t see a seasonal rise in incidents reported to the police. For most of us, Christmas is a time...
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02/11/2017 0 comments 108 views

Bereaved families of people who have died in Police custody could be spared the ordeal of applying for Legal Aid. Some 1,500 have died in UK Police Custody since 1990....
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01/11/2017 0 comments 109 views

Family Lawyers have said that research highlighting a significant lack of truth in divorce petitions should be a 'wake-up call' to politicians to introduce a no-fault divorce system. A recent...
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30/10/2017 0 comments 139 views

BBC Radio 4 is featuring Lincolnshire’s Children Services in the search for new adoptive parents for a Brother and Sister taken into care.  “Adoption” provide an updated story over the...
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02/10/2017 0 comments 178 views

Since legal aid changes in 2014, limiting the availability of legal aid in family law cases, the courts have seen an increase in parties attending court without legal representation. Those...
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