The London Borough of Hillingdon v JV & Ors

Mental Capacity Law Cases

The London Borough of Hillingdon v JV & Ors

A 73 year old woman, JV, was subject to a Standard Authorisation for deprivation of liberty in her living arrangements at a care home, Care Home A.   She had first… Read more »

CategoryArticle 5 ECHR, DOLS RPR Date

Re: W

Summary This recently published judgment from 2016 considers who is responsible for monitoring standard authorisation conditions. Managing authorities must comply with them, but who guards the guards? In the absence… Read more »

CategoryArticle 5 ECHR - DOLS authorisations, DOLS RPR Date

Re RD & Ors (Duties and powers of RPRS and s.39D IMCAs)

Summary   Five test cases involving elderly people (RD, JB, JP, EP and JW) who suffered from a form of dementia were identified to enable the court to consider the… Read more »

CategoryDOLS RPR Date


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