Family Law London Blog

Welcome to Family Law London's blog on family law, divorce, separation, cohabitation, marriage, mediation & all other aspects of practice of family law solicitors in London.

  • Home
    Home This is where you can find all the blog posts throughout the site.
  • Categories
    Categories Displays a list of categories from this blog.
  • Tags
    Tags Displays a list of tags that have been used in the blog.
  • Bloggers
    Bloggers Search for your favorite blogger from this site.
  • Team Blogs
    Team Blogs Find your favorite team blogs here.
  • Login

Court prevents mother relocating children to Canada

Posted by on in Children & Child Custody
  • Font size: Larger Smaller
  • Hits: 776
  • 0 Comments
  • Subscribe to this entry

The Court of Appeal has recently ruled that an ex-pat Canadian woman could not take her children back with her to Canada after her divorce, reports the Telegraph.

 

The mother wanted to return to her home country after her marriage broke down, and was initially given permission by the courts to take her two young children with her.

 

Her ex-husband appealed against the decision, and the Court of Appeal ruled in his favour. Under their custody arrangements, the father had been looking after his children two nights a week. The Court felt that losing this contact with their father would cause the children considerable harm, and this outweighed the damage that might be caused by the mother's distress in losing the appeal.

 

Comments