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My 13 week old son has been taken from us by the social

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My 13 week old son has been taken from us by the social services yesterday and is in hospital waiting on tests on Monday but there is nothing wrong with him. The police came and said is now in their care and we can only see him with a social worker. The social workers are not available as it is weekend so we can't see him till Monday. Is this right we want to see him today.
Assistant: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any papers in family court?
Customer: No, but the plo process has already in progress.
Assistant: Family Court normally sits in a local County and Magistrates' Court. Do you know the location of the court? If not, what county do you live in?
Customer: Northamptonshire.
Assistant: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Just that we want to see our son before monday

Hello my name is Ross and I can help.

Customer: replied 12 days ago.
Hello Ross can the social workers and police really stop me and my partner seeing our son? Do we really have to wait till Monday?

Firstly, I can appreciate your frustration and I am sorry to hear about this situation as I can understand how hurtful it must be not to see your child. However, sadly, the way that the system works is to protect the child at all costs (whether the accusations of harm are completely true or false), therefore it will be the position that you require a social worker to see your child. Sadly, as you have stated as they do not work over the weekend then, you will unfortunately, have to wait until Monday. I am sorry. You could, of course, call the police and see if they will provide you with someone who can assist you to see him, however, If I am being entirely honest I don't think this is very likely. I am sincerely sorry to hear about your situation.

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Ross

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