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, […]

High Court rules sperm donor is daughter’s legal father, stopping her moving overseas with mother

By Elizabeth Byrne Updated 19 Jun 2019, 8:10pmWed 19 Jun 2019, 8:10pm Photo: The court heard the man played an active role in the girl’s upbringing, and she knew him as “daddy”. (Pexels) Related Story: Sperm donor seeking to be named girl’s legal father to keep her in Australia A man who donated his sperm […]