Men who shout at their wives could be jailed under new domestic violence laws announced by home secretary Theresa May. This Orwellian new law will be introduced as part of a series of amendments to the Serious Crime Bill, which includes a provision against exercising “coercive control” over a partner. The most concerning thing about this new law is that[Read More...]
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Parents who defy court orders prohibiting them to have any contact with their children – which includes waving goodbye – are routinely thrown into jail by British social services, it has been revealed. This is not just occurring in cases where parents have been found to be abusing or neglecting their children but in cases where no wrongdoing has been[Read More...]
The government has set out plans to assess whether parents love their children enough. Parents who are seen to be depriving their kids of the required amount of love, will have their children taken away. Changes to the child neglect laws will make “emotional cruelty” a crime for the first time, alongside physical or sexual abuse. Under a new “Cinderella[Read More...]
The integrity of the secretive and somewhat sinister family courts has been brought into question yet again, with two very disturbing cases that have recently come to light. In the first case, a very well to-do professional called Charlotte Tricker, watched helplessly as her son was taken away after she made the mistake of taking her child to the doctor[Read More...]
A Puerto Rican mother has spoken of her anguish after losing a custody battle, purely because of where she comes from. Maha Abdel Rahim, a former university professor was arrested in December after refusing to return her toddler to her ex-husband in mainland US under a court-ordered agreement. Puerto Rican police were acting on a court order issued by authorities[Read More...]