Litigation Recent Decisions 22/04/97

Child abduction and the effect of a parent's acquiescence

In Re H and others sub nom H v H 1997

Court: HL (Lords Browne-Wilkinson, Jauncey, Mustill, Hoffmann and Clyde) 10/4/9Summary: Important decision by the House of Lords as to proof of acquiesence by a wronged parent in international child abduction cases reversing the Court of Appeal.