INFORMATION LINKSFamily Procedure Rules
(forms for court)https://www.justice.gov.uk/courts/procedure-rules/family/formspagePRACTICE DIRECTION 12J
– CHILD ARRANGEMENTS AND CONTACT ORDERS: DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND HARM (this is the law Judges should be following)
Child Arrangement and Contact Orders: Domestic Violence and Harm
Law - Re L Domestic Violence
In Parliament MPs debate domestic abuse victims in family law courts
On Thursday 15 September MPs took part in a House of Commons Chamber
debate on domestic abuse victims in family law courts. This debate was
scheduled by the Backbench Business Committee following a representation
from Angela Smith, Maria Miller and Peter Kyle.
Test of the Motion debated
That this House notes the Women's Aid report entitled Nineteen Child
Homicides, published in January 2016; and calls on the Government to
review the treatment and experiences of victims of domestic abuse in
family law courts.
Violent Parents - Calling for the End to Child Contact at Any Cost
Jess Philips Labour MP for Birmingham Yardley
Key issues raised by research on child contact and domestic violence
Dr Ravi Thiara and Dr Christine Harrison
BARRY GOLDSTEINAdjudicating Domestic Violence Custody Cases: What Judges Must KnowWidely Anticipated Article Confirms Court Mistreatment of Protective MothersLUNDY BANCROFTHow Family Courts Handle Domestic Abuse AllegationsMisconceptions About the Family CourtsGillian Macdonald University of BathHearing children’s voices?
Including children’s perspectives on
their experiences of domestic violence in welfare reports prepared for
the English courts in private family law proceedings.Domestic violence and private family court proceeding
s:Promoting child welfare or promoting contact?
Rights of Women Family Law info
Coercive controlUsing the Children
'Name and shame'
Judges, experts, cafcass, social workers http://familycourtuknameandshame.webs.com/