International parental child abduction is a criminal offence according to the Child Abduction Act of 1984, which is why it is essential that parents understand what qualifies under it.
If you wish to learn more about it or are concerned that your child will be removed from the country, contact one of our solicitors to book a free consultation.
Adoption video scheme put on hold over security fears
A government pilot scheme to make photos and videos of children available to potential adopters has been put on a back burner because of security concerns.
Children’s Minister Edward Timpson MP announced the scheme in July. The pilot was to be set up by the Adoption Register for England with 19 local authorities and 10 voluntary adoption...