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If a UK citizen mother (with a British passport) in Spain

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If a UK citizen mother (with a British passport) in Spain is told by her Spanish solicitor that she cannot take her child out of Spain as it is against Spanish law (as the child, although a UK citizen - with a British passport -has a Spanish residency permit) is it illegal to do so even though a Spanish Court Order has not been issued or served ?  Would this be classed as abduction as the father - mother;s ex-partner - not married -is also a British passport holder at the moment living  in Spain ?

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I am an spanish attorney

Your solicitor in Spain is right. She can no take the son out of Spain if the father do not agree with that
In order to take the monor out of Spain she requieres the autorithation of the father or a judicial permission

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