B v B: FD 21 May 2014

Mostyn J used the 1996 Convention for just this purpose, when ordering the return of a child to Lithuania pursuant to the 1980 Convention, so as to ensure that there was no grave risk of harm within the meaning of article 13(1)(b) of that Convention.

Mostyn J
[2014] EWHC 1804 (Fam)
England and Wales
Cited by:
CitedIn re J (A Child) SC 25-Nov-2015
The court considered for the first time the scope of the jurisdiction conferred by article 11 of the 1996 Convention ‘in all cases of urgency’ upon the Contracting State where a child is present but not habitually resident. F had obtained an order . .

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Updated: 04 December 2021; Ref: scu.526364