Article Tag: father’s rights

Stop Bugging Me! How Not To Behave In Family Court Proceedings

A child at the centre of family court proceedings and a dispute between her parents had listening devices sewn into her clothes by her father in a bid to eavesdrop on her private conversations with her social worker. The recordings took place over the course of a year without the child’s knowledge and details of… Read more »

Court terminates father’s parental responsibility

In the first reported judgement on the termination of ‘parental responsibility’ for a number of years and therefore a very unusual case, Mr Justice Barker terminated the parental responsibility of a father and his right to be involved in his child’s life. The reasons for this judgement were completely understandable. In this extreme circumstance, the… Read more »