Practice and Procedure

RE D (CHILDREN) (2006)

PUBLISHED January 25, 2006

[2006] EWCA Civ 146

A mother had established a defence to proceedings seeking the return of her children to Venezuela. The judge had been entitled to rely upon evidence that the children were likely to be fearful of their safety and that of their mother if they were returned.

CA (Civ Div) (Thorpe LJ, Wall LJ, Coleridge J)