No. 12-2413.

708 F.3d 15 (2013)

Lisandro PATRICK, Petitioner, Appellant, v. Noelia RIVERA-LOPEZ, Respondent, Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, First Circuit.

February 1, 2013.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Stephen J. Cullen , with whom Kelly A. Powers and Miles & Stockbridge P.C. were on brief, for appellant.

Maricarmen Carrillo-Justiano , with whom Janice Gutierrez-Lacourt and Servicios Legales de Puerto Rico, Inc. were on brief, for appellee.

Before HOWARD, Circuit Judge, SOUTER, Associate Justice, and STAHL, Circuit Judge.

HOWARD, Circuit Judge.

Lisandro Patrick appeals a decision of the United States District Court for the District of Puerto Rico dismissing his petition for the return of his child under the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of Child Abduction. He also appeals the district court's order that he post a bond to proceed with the case. We reverse the district court's dismissal of his petition and vacate the order imposing a...


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