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- Public ‘call for evidence’ to strengthen protection for children in family courts - Will consider impact of continued contact with parents with a history of abuse. - Part of wider spotlight on child safety, health and well-being in the current system. A Government call for evidence , launched today (19 July 2019), is part of a three-month project overseen by a panel of experts, aimed at throwing a spotlight on how the family courts manage the safety and well-being of children when there is a risk of domestic abuse. Responding directly to concerns raised recently including in the Government’s Domestic Abuse Consultation, the review will also consider the use of ‘barring orders’- cour... Full story

19 July