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The Transparency Project has been running since 2014. We think we've done some pretty good work since we first launched, and we've been greatly assisted in that by grant funding from the Legal Education Foundation. Although we run primarily as a volunteer organisation...

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Family Court Reporting Watch

Correcting, clarifying or commenting on media reports of family court cases Explaining or commenting on published judgments of family court cases Highlighting other transparency news MEDIA (MIS)REPORTS OF FAMILY COURT CASES The Mirror - Reported with Boy, 8, taken off...

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Name-calling of judges

Image of Eleanor Rathbone MP., who the President describes as holding an honoured place amongst the family law reformers of the middle 20th century. Younger readers may not be aware that the Sunday Times was once a serious newspaper. Yesterday’s edition  featured the...

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Name-calling of judges

Image of Eleanor Rathbone MP., who the President describes as holding an honoured place amongst the family law reformers of the middle 20th century. Younger readers may not be aware that the Sunday Times was once a serious newspaper. Yesterday’s edition  featured the...

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Court of Protection

Re Nichol: an unsent text message as a valid will

UPDATE 18 October - I've added a footnote to discuss some points which have been raised in Twitter conversations following my original post. On 11 October 2017, this headline appeared on the BBC news website.  The story naturally aroused a lot of interest and...

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Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 7:16am
@DivorcePioneer @ShhSolicitor There are lots of options apart from court and many legal professionals will recommend them. There are however some matters which cannot be resolved without a court order or someone to make a decision.
Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 at 4:12am
@DivorcePioneer @ShhSolicitor We think that separating couples & parents are often confused by what legal help costs / should cost, & by whether what they’re being offered is value 4 money (whether from a regulated professional or a 'mckenzie friend’). People should know what they are paying for #transparency