Saturday, March 07, 2009

The Week in Focus 7th March 2009

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

The Week in Focus 7th March 2009

Stories/posts referred to in this podcast:

Wincott v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions [2009] EWCA Civ 113 - Family Law Newswatch

MM, R (on the application of) v London Borough of Lewisham [2009] EWHC 416 (Admin)

Jobs plea to ex-social workers - BBC News

Jack Straw deplores 'astonishing growth' of legal aid - The Times

Pink Tape: Jack Straw Deplores…

Women and children 'at risk as family courts reach breaking point' - The Times

Wronged parents need the oxygen of publicity - The Times

Pink Tape: Barrister in ‘No Duty to Child’ Shock

Pink Tape: Domestic Violence Against Men

Marilyn Stowe Blog: Don’t Separate In March! By Guest Blogger Nick White

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  1. Dear John

    Thanks for the website - as ever great.

    I can't access Family Law Focus. There are technical issues. It makes my Google Toolbar crash and IE refuses to reload it. I'm using IE8. I'm afraid your site is the only one that makes it do this. Any ideas? I hope others are not having the same problem.


  2. Hi Paul,

    I've tested the site with IE7, IE8, IE8 with Google Toolbar and Firefox, and it seems to be loading OK. A problem with your installation?


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