Applications by local authority seeking to return of a woman, AA, suffering with schizophrenia and cancer, to hospital care after she was removed by her brothers to live at the family home.
Appeal against a decision that it was not necessary to obtain a court order before CANH could be withdrawn. Appeal dismissed.
Applications to continue the deprivation of liberty of the 17 1/2 year old Patient and to continue his current placement. Orders were made accordingly.
Judgment considering whether it was in the best interests of P, a 22 year old with dyskinetic tetraplegic cerebral palsy, to undertake a 12 week period of intensive support and assessment at a rehabilitation centre. P’s capacity to make that decision was in issue but he had expressed a wish not to attend.
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