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Separation from parent(s)

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CRC Article = 9
Note:
Article 9(1) of the CRC accords to the child the right not to be separated from his or her parents against their will, except when competent authorities subject to judicial review determine, in accordance with applicable law and procedures, that such separation is necessary for the best interests of the child, for example, in cases of abuse and neglect or where parents are divorced or living separately.

See also:
Contact with both parents   Family reunification   Illicit transfer and non-return   Information on absent parent(s) or child   Judicial review   Procedures   Respect for family   Right to be heard