Recent Cases

Secretary, Department of Communities and Justice v KH [2021] NSWCA 308 (13 December 2021) (Macfarlan JA)


APPEALS – procedure – stay pending appeal – District Court decision on appeal in child care and protection proceedings – District Court found realistic possibility of restoration of child to mother and ordered preparation of amended care plan – Secretary seeking judicial review of District Court decision in Court of Appeal – motion by Secretary to stay District Court orders pending determination of judicial review application – stay granted