Interim care order granted in first remote District Court hearing

An interim care order for an unaccompanied child victim of trafficking has been granted in the first-ever remote hearing of a District Court case.

Published 14 May 2020

Latest volume of child care law reports highlights 'gaps' in mental health care

The High Court's oversight of the treatment of teenagers needing specialised therapeutic intervention, and the disproportionate number of children from ethnic minority backgrounds coming before the child protection courts, are highlighted in the latest volume of reports from the Child Care Law Reporting Project (CCLRP).

Published 13 January 2020

First 2019 volume of case reports published by Child Care Law Reporting Project

The Child Care Law Reporting Project (CCLRP) has published its first volume of case reports for 2019, featuring 47 cases including six from the High Court and one from the Court of Appeal.

Published 8 July 2019

CCLRP: Parental homelessness is keeping children in care

The latest tranche of case reports from the Child Care Law Reporting Project (CCLRP) reveal that homelessness is leading to children being kept in care.

Published 21 January 2019