Re P-K (Children) (Contact order: judge’s risk assessment) [2014] EWCA Civ 1602

By: Juliet
On: Tuesday, 23 December, 2014

(Court of Appeal, Moore-Bick VP, Tomlinson,
King LJJ, 11 December 2014)

Contact – Indirect – Mother assessed as
being at risk of honour-based violence – Risk of children leaking information
as to their whereabouts – Appeal

The full judgment is available below

The father’s appeal from an order providing
for only indirect contact with his children was dismissed.

The Punjabi parents were married by
arrangement and had two children aged 8 and 6. The parents separated after the
police assisted the mother and children to leave the family home. The mother
was granted a residence order. The father applied for contact.

A fact-finding hearing took place which
concluded that the mother …read more

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