A (A Child) (Vulnerable Witness: Fact Finding) [2013] EWHC 2124 (Fam) (15 July 2013)

Following on from a series of judgments in respect of whether a vulnerable 17 year old should give oral evidence in respect of allegations of sexual abuse this is the judgment of the fact finding at which she gave evidence assisted by an intermediary. The court made findings that her allegations were fundamentally true and that she had suffered sexual, emotional and psychological abuse from the Father of the subject child over a period of about 10 years.