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Non-Gillick-compentent children under 16: Can parents consent to a placement that would otherwise amount to a deprivation of liberty?

The judgment of Keehan J in Re: D (A Child ; deprivation of liberty) EWHC 922 (Fam)  (http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Fam/2015/922.html )is required reading for practitioners interested in what guidance is available in the case law of the Senior Courts in cases regarding:- 1,886 more words

Deprivation Of Liberty

Gilded cage - junior edition

Those of you who follow deprivation of liberty cases will be aware that the landscape is markedly different after the Supreme Court in Cheshire West.  Just how different remains to be seen, as individual cases come before the Courts and are tackled. 3,983 more words

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Government finds extra funds to help manage Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards pressures

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‘…………£25m falls well short of local authority demands but will help manage caseload pressures triggered by Cheshire West judgement… 863 more words

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Bodey and DoLs

Mr Justice Bodey, sitting in the High Court dealt with a case involving a 93 year old woman with severe dementia, and had to resolve whether the protective mechanisms that had been put in place by the Local Authority amounted to a deprivation of liberty (or DoLs).  1,891 more words

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Mostyn Powers

Long-term readers will have picked up by now that there’s always something of value in a judgment by Mostyn J.  He follows that Raymond Chandler dictum of putting a diamond on every page. 3,180 more words

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Indian Authorities acting unlawfully with continued detention of MV Seaman Guard Ohio crew: maritime charities appeal for action

     

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Indian Authorities acting unlawfully with continued detention of MV Seaman Guard Ohio crew: maritime charities appeal for action

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