Sir Andrew McFarlane, The President of the Family Division, is undertaking a review of the current arrangements which regulate access by journalists and the public to, and the reporting of, information concerning proceedings in the Family Court (‘the Transparency Review’).
The President has invited a small panel to assist him in this task.
The panel members are:
- Dr Eia Asen (consultant child and adolescent psychiatrist)
- Anthony Douglas CBE (former chief executive of CAFCASS)
- Clare Dyer (former Legal Editor of The Guardian)
- Nicola Shaw CBE (Executive Director of National Grid).
The President has today issued a ‘Call for Evidence’ inviting any person or agency who wishes to submit evidence, advice or other material for consideration within the Transparency Review.
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