A Borough Council v YZ and others [2014] EWHC 2163 (Fam)

By: Juliet
On: Wednesday, 10 December, 2014

(Family Division, Mostyn J, 3 December

Public law children – Neglect – Child abuse
– Children and Young Persons Act 1933, s 1 – Whether the mother knew that the
father was harming the child

The judge found that the mother was guilty
of neglect of her young child and that she must have known that the father was
harming the child but failed to protect her.


This judgment was delivered in private. The judge has given leave for this version of the judgment to be published on condition that (irrespective of what is contained in the judgment) in any published version of the judgment the …read more

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