Re M (Abduction: Child’s Objection: Appeal) [2014] EWCA Civ 1519

By: Juliet
On: Tuesday, 2 December, 2014

(Court of Appeal, Arden, McCombe, King LJJ 25 November 2014)

Abduction – Art 13, Hague Convention – Child’s objections – Appeal – Whether the child’s expressed wishes and feelings could be interpreted as objections to a return to Hungary

The full judgment is available below.

The appeal from a refusal to grant an order for summary return to Hungary in respect of the 14-year-old boy was allowed and the matter was remitted for reconsideration.

When the Hungarian parents of the 14-year-old boy divorced the boy lived with the father. The father moved to the UK for work purposes and the boy joined him. …read more

Source: Family Law News