Six month delay in giving judgment (appeal point)

suesspiciousminds

Long standing (or should that be ‘suffering’) readers will be familiar with the law that care proceedings are to be concluded within 26 weeks, as a result of the much beloved [sorry, that just broke my sarcasm filter]  Children and Families Act 2014.

The twenty-six week timescale… a presence that looms over us like one of Scrooge’s ghosts at the foot of the bed pointing a bony finger towards us and muttering  “repent, repent”  [or ‘shame, shame’ if you watched this week’s Game of Thrones]

No, not THAT Scrooge No, not THAT Scrooge…

Was hoping for something more gothic and spectral, but Stadtler and Waldorf will have to suffice Was hoping for something more gothic and spectral, but Stadtler and Waldorf will have to suffice

Never shake thy gory locks at me, to provide another reference for an unwelcome spectral presence.

The Court of Appeal had to deal with an appeal arising from a Judge who concluded a final hearing in September 2014 but then did not deliver a judgment until March 2015 – i.e…

View original post 2,383 more words

Advertisements
Standard

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s