Chief Executive of the Ministry of Social Development v AE [2016] NZFC 3376

Published 01 August 2016

Care and protection declaration — family violence — domestic violence — The Children, Young Persons, and Their Families Act 1989, s 14. Children found in need of care and protection pursuant to s 14(1)(a) and (b) of the Act. Basis for declaration that children would likely be harmed, ill-treated or abused by their mother if they remained in her care and that their mental and emotional well-being would be neglected. **Note: names have been changed to comply with legal requirements.