Supreme Court weighs in on patient’s best interests and the meaning of futility – UK Human Rights Blog

Posted November 4th, 2013 in appeals, hospitals, medical treatment, mental health, news by sally

“The Supreme Court has given judgment in the first case to come before it under the Mental Capacity Act 2005. The sole judgment was given by Lady Hale (Deputy President of the Court), with whom Lord Neuberger, Lord Clarke, Lord Carnwath and Lord Hughes.”

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UK Human Rights Blog, 3rd November 2013