Babies into care increase target.
The Times December 21, 2006 Family courts are the B-side of the law - Camilla Cavendish.
The Times May 24, 2007 The rank hypocrisy of family court judges Camilla Cavendish.
March 29, 2007 The forces of secrecy are prevailing Camilla Cavendish.
How can this happen here? Camilla Cavendish.
Kafkaesque children’s courts sitting in private are playing God with the families that come before them, writes Stuart Wavell.
Parents not allowed to IDENTIFY children during court process however, Councils ADVERTISE same children with photo and details online.
Scandal - children's homes abuse payouts Wales.
System failing children in care - Barnardos.
The following extract from a judgement in the House of Lords confirms that alone in Europe the UK CONTINUES to allow and encourage the barbaric practice of taking children from loving and desperate parents and giving them to strangers for closed and secret adoptions without parental consent House of Lords - Down Lisburn Health and Social Services Trust . Baroness Hale of Richmond.Judgement
34. There is, so far as the parties to this case are aware, no European jurisprudence questioning the principle of freeing for adoption, or indeed compulsory adoption generally. The United Kingdom is unusual amongst members of the Council of Europe in permitting the total severance of family ties without parental consent. (Professor Triseliotis thought that only Portugal and perhaps one other European country allowed this.)
It is, of course, the most draconian interference with family life possible.
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