A and B v Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council and Others [2014] EWFC 47 (Fam)

By: Juliet
On: Wednesday, 10 December, 2014

(Family Court, Holman J, 5 December 2014)

Adoption – Child placed with adopters for 13 months – True genetic father came forward after application for adoption order made – Paternal aunt put herself forward as a potential carer – Whether an adoption order should be made – Whether the child should be moved to live with the paternal aunt


Please see attached file below for the full judgment.


The application for an adoption order in respect of a 20-month-old child was refused and the plan for the child to be moved to live with the paternal aunt was approved.

The child was removed …read more

Source: Family Law News