Saturday, February 14, 2009

The Week in View 14th February 2009

My weekly podcast roundup of the top family law news and best family law blog posts:

The Week in View 14th February 2009

Stories/posts referred to in this podcast:

Legal aid changes will focus help on most vulnerable families and children - Ministry of Justice

Family barristers voice concerns over impact on women of cuts in legal help for vulnerable families and children - The Bar Council

Family Justice Under Threat - Pink Tape

Pay Peanuts, Get Monkeys - Family Lore

Dash to renegotiate divorce pay-outs - Financial Times

City earners struggle to meet divorce payments - The Guardian

Credit-crunch divorcés appeal over maintenance - The Times

Divorcing couples charged eight pc interest on legal aid loans - Telegraph

Penalties for maintenance defaulters ‘draconian’ - Law Society Gazette

Domestic violence victims shun legal advice - Law Society Gazette

Adoption case couple to fight on - BBC News

Webster (The Parents) v Norfolk County Council & Ors (Rev 1) [2009] EWCA Civ 59

Sharon Shoesmith: the interview - Family Law Week Blog

A TASK FOR CUPID - Judith's Divorce Blog

"Getting divorced is costly and time-consuming, so I decided not to bother" - Family Lore

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