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Hi, I'm Lea and I have reviewed your query.
Was the order final? How old is your child?
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How long ago was it made?
What has changed since July? Were the issues you are raising now in existence when the order was made?
If you believe that your daughter is genuinely frightened, then you could make an application for an urgent hearing for a prohibited steps order to prevent mother from removing the child from your care whilst the court re-evaluate the order and investigate the matter further. You can do so on form C100 - you do not need to attend a MIAM for an urgent hearing. You can ask for an urgent hearing on the basis that the child is due to return on 17th and you wish to stop that. I would not suggest that you retain the child without making the application.
Does that assist?
I would suggest that you make the application as a matter or urgency first thing tomorrow morning. You will need to phone the urgent line, once you have completed the C100 (plus three copies) and ask for an urgent appointment to file it. The court will take the form and payment, and then put the matter before a judge that day to decide if the matter needs to be heard without notice and urgently (i.e. that day) or with notice to the mother so that she can appear and give her side of things.
If the court believes it to be urgent enough, they will list it either immediately or within 48 hours.
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You just need to state what you said above - that your daughter is scared to return to her mother's house, and fully detail why - e.g. what words she uses when shouting, what she is shoutign about etc. You also need to state that your daughter has threatened to harm herself, as that is a very serious cry for help, and the court will want to know about it.
All the best.