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Are convictions made in a foreign court admissible in UK children’s proceedings?

Are convictions made in a foreign court admissible in UK children’s proceedings? teddy illustrating Are convictions made in a foreign court admissible in UK children's proceedings

Until recently, convictions made in a foreign court couldn’t be used in evidence in a case that was being heard in the UK, but a recent decision made by the Court of Appeal has decided that in cases designed to protect children and which involve an analysis of welfare, rules that previously excluded them should […]