Adoption and permanence orders: whether parental consent should be dispensed with and permanence order with authority for adoption granted.

Author:Plumtree, Alexandra
Position:Scotland: Cases in brief - Brief article
 
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East Lothian Council, Petitioners, in respect of KAH Sheriffdom of Lothian and Borders at Haddington Sheriff P Gillam 20 January 2011

The sheriff granted an application for a permanence order with authority for adoption under section 80 of the Adoption and Children (Scotland) Act 2007.

Aberdeenshire City Council, Petitioners, in respect of CW Sheriffdom of Grampian, Highland and Islands at Aberdeen Sheriff P Mann 28 January 2011

This was the written Note following the sheriff's decision on 6 December 2010, to refuse an application for a permanence order with authority for adoption.

Inverclyde Council v MT and MS Court of Session, Scotland Lord Pentland 8 February 2011

The judge granted applications for three children for permanence orders with authority for adoption under section 80 of the 2007 Act. The children were already placed with prospective adopters in England.

East Lothian Council, Petitioners, in respect of LK Sheriffdom of Lothian and Borders at Edinburgh Sheriff Principal E...

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