Case Law

Converting placement orders to adoption orders: A and S v Lancashire [2012]

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Key points for social work practice by Michael Jones, barrister, Deans Court Chambers, Manchester. Case summary by Community Care Inform. This 2012 judgment related to freeing orders (orders freeing a child for adoption). New freeing orders were abolished by the Adoption and Children Act 2002. However, the principles laid down in this case are of […]

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