Talking about Family Law

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  • The latest annual statistical bulletin giving estimates of population by legal marital status and cohabitation status by age and sex for England and Wales, for the year 2018, has...
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    According to various media sources, American singer, songwriter, and actress Miley Cyrus is preparing to divorce her husband, Australian actor Liam Hemsworth. Some of the reports suggest that the divorce will...
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    Several newspapers are today carrying a story about a wife who is apparently unable to obtain a divorce, despite her husband being jailed for seriously assaulting her. The story...
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    As now seems to occur at this time most years, there is speculation in the  media that the end of the summer holidays will see a rise in the...
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    A survey by the investment company Fidelity International has found that a third of women would not be able to cope financially if their relationship ended tomorrow. The survey, of...
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    Once again it appears that the record for the biggest money divorce to be dealt with by the courts in this country is to be broken. And once again...
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    The summer holiday season is now in full swing. It can be a fraught time for separated parents, who have to make arrangements as to with whom the children...
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    Lady Hale, the President of the Supreme Court, has made an appeal on BBC Radio, seeking donations for a charity that provides support for unrepresented litigants. Lady Hale appeared...
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    A public call for evidence, or consultation, has been launched on how the family courts protect children and parents in private law children cases concerning domestic abuse and other...
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    The government’s Domestic Abuse Bill, which has been described as “the most comprehensive package ever presented to Parliament to tackle domestic abuse, both supporting victims and bringing perpetrators to...
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    The Law Society, the professional body that represents solicitors in England and Wales, has raised concerns about the Government’s Divorce, Dissolution and Separation Bill, which is intended to introduce...
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    The Ministry of Justice has published its latest statistical bulletin presenting statistics on activity in the Family courts of England and Wales, and providing figures for the latest quarter (January...
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