The court was asked, in proceedings for care and supervision orders under the Act, what have the local authority to be in a position to prove at the time when they make the application? To what extent can they rely upon evidence, which emerges, or events, which take place between the date of the application and the final hearing?
Aldous, Hale, Jonathan Parker LJJ
 EWCA Civ 968,  1 WLR 2100,  2 FCR 757,  2 FLR 1111,  Fam Law 727
England and Wales
Updated: 31 May 2022; Ref: scu.147589