Why court rulings on disclosing information are so fraught

Mitchell, Ed
October 2009
Community Care;10/1/2009, Issue 1789, p23
The article focuses on the issue of when information can and cannot be disclosed in connection with cases involving children in Great Britain, along with some case examples. A case referred as H (Children) dated July 2009, concerned a police application for disclosure of evidence filed in care proceedings relating to alleged child abuse. In Northumberland Council v Z & Y, a Kenyan child was brought into the country on false papers by a couple who wished to adopt her.


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