Tagged: family law opinion

Shared Parenting and the Children and Families Bill

Shared Parenting and the Children and Families Bill

Alan Beith MP wrote to Mr Cameron to express his objections to shared parenting legislation: http://www.guardian.co.uk/law/2012/jul/18/family-law-confusion-lib-dem Mr Beith’s opposition to shared parenting legislation is, perhaps, best viewed in some historical and cultural context. In...

Baroness Butler-Sloss on Shared Parenting

Retired President of the Family Division, Baroness Butler-Sloss has expressed her strong objections to Shared Parenting legislation: Baroness Butler-Sloss said: “I’ve heard one father who went into court saying, ‘Once this law is enforced,...

Children and Families Bill Update

Children and Families Bill Update

The Children and Families Bill was debated in the House of Commons on 25 February 2013. A transcript of the children and families bill and the Parliamentary debate can be found here: Tim Loughton...