CASE

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Case Name

Onuoha v. Onuoha, 2020 ONSC 1815

INCADAT reference

HC/E/CA 1458

Court

Country

CANADA - ONTARIO

Name

Superior Court of Justice - Ontario

Level

First Instance

Judge(s)

Justice L. Madsen

States involved

Requesting State

NIGERIA

Requested State

CANADA - ONTARIO

Decision

Date

24 March 2020

Status

Final

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Order

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HC article(s) Relied Upon

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SYNOPSIS

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Two children allegedly wrongfully removed – Children lived in Nigeria until October 2019 – Main issue: COVID-19 determination of urgency - The present application for return under the 1980 Hague Convention was not an ‘urgent’ matter that should be dealt with during the suspension of regular court operation. 

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