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Refugees from the Family Courts (Channel 4)

Channel 4 have presented a piece about the refugees who leave this country because they cannot get a fair trial in England (and Wales).

This is actually mainly an English and Welsh problem.  There is a problem in Scotland and Northern Ireland, but proportionally it is much worse in England and Wales.

That is because the jurisdiction that has problems is the English and Welsh jurisdiction.

The stupidity of the government and lack of willingness to look at individual injustices adds to the errors of procedure in the courts.

I have been advising people who have left the country since late 2007.

Comments

James Rinkevich said…
It isn't just a problem in the UK. Legally Kinapped reports on this world-wide and some of the US courts can be said to be worse. How about a probation officer (criminal license official in the UK) stamping the judge's signature on documents that should only be issued in life critical cases and emergencies, and only if there is probable cause. 3rd Circuit Court (Detroit, MI USA) did that for any case that the agency would bring in until a criminal court caught wind of it in dismissing criminal charges from resisting such a warrant.
Laura Halligan said…
I have created another petition to change the law on emotional risk http://www.change.org/petitions/social-services-change-the-law-on-risk-of-emotional-damage#

maybe it needs to be written a bit better but i think u get the drift

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