*Re D (Children) (Child Abduction: Practice)

Minor – Abduction. The Family Division, in proceedings under the Hague Convention, agreed to the parties consent order giving the father permission to withdraw his application under the Convention. In so deciding it was held that he circumstances in which the court could properly adopt an 'ultra-summary' approach in Hague cases were very limited but where events had overtaken the original proceedings it could be appropriate to do so.

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