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Father wins appeal over contact with his children

25th June 2013 | Children, Family Matters

A father has won an appeal against a court order that rejected the recommendations of childcare experts and reduced his contact with his children. The local authority and child welfare officers recommended that the father should be allowed contact once every three weeks. This should begin immediately with his two younger children and then three months later with his two older children, as long as no concerns were raised by social workers. The judge rejected the recommendations and...