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Welfare concerns versus wishes and feelings in adoption cases (Prospective Adopters (AA and another) v CC and others)

Welfare concerns versus wishes and feelings in adoption cases (Prospective Adopters (AA and another) v CC and others)
Published on: 25 January 2018
Published by: LexisPSL
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Family analysis: What weight should be given to wishes and feelings in the welfare balance? Katy Rensten, barrister at Coram Chambers, advises that the case of Prospective Adopters (AA and another) v CC and others may be relevant for practitioners dealing with adoptions involving older teenagers or those who may reach 18 before proceedings conclude. or take a trial to read the full analysis.

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