Anne Demack: Court pans judge for ‘gross’ case delay

  Federal Circuit Court judge Anne Demack. NICOLA BERKOVIC LEGAL AFFAIRS CORRESPONDENT 11:33PM MAY 19, 2021 Taxpayers will foot the legal bills for a rehearing of a family law case involving two special-needs children after a judge’s “gross and deplorable” seven-year delay in delivering her judgment led to her making substantial errors. Federal Circuit Court […]

UK: Reporting restrictions turning family courts into black hole, say ex-judge

Family law Reporting restrictions turning family courts into black hole, say ex-judge Sir James Munby says rules are obsolescent and courts are not getting proper scrutiny Owen Bowcott Legal affairs correspondent @owenbowcott Tue 11 Feb 2020 17.00 AEDT Last modified on Tue 11 Feb 2020 17.02 AEDT The family courts are an increasingly lawyer-free zone, […]