PH and RH v Brighton and Hove City Council & Oths

PH and RH v Brighton and Hove City Council & Oths

Summary On 23 November 2021, Senior Judge Hilder gave judgment on an application made by the BBC and Sky to disapply the reporting restrictions in proceedings relating to Tony Hickmott… Read more »

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Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust v Namiq (RRO)

This is the judgment made in relation to the application for a reporting restriction order (RRO) in the Midrar Nadiq case, noted in the Wider Context report. Lieven J had… Read more »

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M v Press Association

Summary This decision of Hayden J follows his judgment in M v Mrs N [2015] EWCOP 76.  To recap, Mrs N was profoundly impaired both physically and cognitively in consequence… Read more »

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University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust v Miss G

Summary Miss G was in a permanently vegetative state as a result of a heart attack that caused irreversible hypoxic brain injury. She was being kept alive by means of… Read more »

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V v Associated Newspapers & Ors

Summary In the sequel to the decision in C’s case, Charles J has considered afresh the Court of Protection’s approach to reporting restrictions orders, not least in light of the… Read more »

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Newcastle City Council v PV and Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority

Summary of Newcastle City Council v PV and Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority In this case, Senior Judge Lush had to decide various issues arising out of a large (just over £2.8… Read more »

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A Healthcare Trust v P

Summary of A Healthcare Trust v P This judgment addresses the question of what information can be provided to the press in a public medical treatment case in which an application… Read more »

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London Borough of Redbridge v G, C & F (No. 2)

Summary: This is a sequel to a case that we reported in the February Mental Capacity Law newsletter. In February 2014, Russell J had to consider applications made by the… Read more »

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In the matter of RB (Adult) (No 4)

Summary: In this case Munby LJ set out guidance in relation to the publication of judgments in cases heard under the inherent jurisdiction in the Family Division of the High… Read more »

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P v Independent Print Ltd & Others

Summary The Official Solicitor appealed on behalf of P against an order made by Hedley J permitting the Independent newspaper to attend hearings in a welfare case in the Court… Read more »

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