Application regarding the proposed withdrawal of clinically assisted nutrition and hydration (CANH) in respect of the 85 year old P. The application was granted.
Application to prevent publication of a video of a patient, P, in her treating hospital. The application was granted.
DCC v NLH  EWCOP 9
Guidance has been given on the taking of samples from a person who does not have the capacity to consent.
The court made declarations both as to capacity and as to treatment of the P that were sought by King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
SS v CCG & Anor  EWCOP 40
Application to withdraw CANH from the P, who was in a persistent vegetative state, was allowed.
Appeal against a decision which justified the P's deprivation of liberty was allowed.
Application by the P against a decision that he lacked capacity to litigate on his own behalf in proceedings brought by Dorset County Council. Appeal dismissed.
Case summaries on every Court of Protection case & other relevant decisions with links to the full judgment where available.
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