Family law



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

Scottish judge rejects Irish father’s bid to repatriate cancer-stricken daughter ‘habitually resident’ with mother in Scotland

An Irish father-of-one who claimed that his estranged Scottish wife had unlawfully retained their daughter in Scotland after the child underwent emergency cancer treatment there has had an application for a court order for the toddler’s return to Ireland dismissed.

Published 14 January 2019

Leading family lawyer welcomes new security measures at Phoenix House

Leading family lawyer Keith Walsh has welcomed an increase in security at Phoenix House following an incident late last year.

Published 9 January 2019