A Local Authority v H  EWCOP 4
Judgment concerning the capacity of an eighteen year old who has had her liberty restricted because she presents a risk to others.
Contempt of court hearing arising from the defendant’s breaches of orders relating to contact with her daughter, FP, who is living in a placement having been diagnosed with schizophrenia, a diagnosis the mother does not agree with. The judgment also deals with press reporting of the proceedings.
Three judgments relating to proceedings involving the care of a very wealthy individual nearing the end of life and interaction with other proceedings and reporting restrictions.
Judgment concerning best interests of A and whether she should receive covert medical treatment and reporting of proceedings where there had been closed and open hearings.
Court of Appeal judgment concerning the legal test to be applied by the Court of Protection when considering an injunction.
EM, Re  EWCOP 31
Judgment from Mostyn J clarifying points around participation of P, anonymity and the correctness of the standard transparency order.
LF v A NHS Trust & Ors  EWCOP 8
Application by father of G, his adult daughter, to discharge reporting restrictions in proceedings relating to where she should be cared for when she is discharged from her current placement in a children’s hospital (see also G, Re  EWCOP 69)
Judgment concerning whether the public should be admitted to the Court of Protection proceedings concerning P and whether this judgment should be published.
BU, Re  EWCOP 54
Application by a daughter (WU), as representative for other family members, seeking orders that their mother (BU) lacks capacity to make decisions about her contact, restricting contact with another man and for a forced marriage protection order to be put in place.
Application to prevent publication of a video of a patient, P, in her treating hospital. The application was granted.
Case summaries on every Court of Protection case & other relevant decisions with links to the full judgment where available.
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