Re J (A child)

Family proceedings – Orders in family proceedings. The mother appealed, supported by the father, against a care order and a placement order made in respect of their son, J, who was eight months old at the time of the hearing. The Court of Appeal, Civil Division, in allowing the appeal, held that the judicial analysis given to the case, as evidenced by the judgment, had been, by a wide margin, wholly inadequate.

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