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Court of Protection

A Standard Authorisation is used to lawfully deprive someone of their liberty in order to care for them. Can you challenge this? Is legal aid available?
Our People - Olivia Allen
Anna Johnson considers the upcoming changes to the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards and what the changes may mean.
Our People - Anna Johnson
The participation of the protected party (P) in Court of Protection proceedings remains a priority, to ensure those at the centre of the debate are being listened to. Judicial visits allow P to communicate their wishes and feelings to the judge directly and provide an invaluable tool to ensure they are included in decisions made...
Our People - Anna Johnson
Anna Johnson considers the Supreme Court decision in Re JB regarding capacity to consent to sexual activity.
Our People - Anna Johnson
Lillian Efstathiou sets out some of the detail about what rights families have in s21A proceedings in the Court of Protection.
Our People - Lilian Efstathiou
Emma Bergin considers the outcome of the case of A CCG v AD (by his litigation friend the Official Solicitor) and AC in relation to courts authorising sedatives to be given so as to allow COVID-19 vaccinations where the person in question lacks capacity to consent.
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