V v Associated Newspapers & Ors

Mental Capacity Law Cases

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 »

CategoryMedia - Anonymity, Media - Court reporting Date

Re DP; The Public Guardian v JM


Summary: In this appeal from one aspect of the decision of Senior Judge Lush in Re DP [2014] EWCOP B4 (the first decision reported under the new Practice Guidance on… Read more »

CategoryMedia - Anonymity Date

Press Association v Newcastle Upon Tyne Hospitals Foundation Trust


Summary: This is the follow up to a decision of Peter Jackson J [2014] EWCOP 454 relating to the question of whether it was lawful to withhold blood transfusions from… Read more »

CategoryMedia - Anonymity Date

Re Gladys Meek; Jones v Parkin & Ors


Summary: This case is the follow on from proceedings before Senior Judge Lush in April 2013, reported as Re GM, MJ & JM v The Public Guardian [2013] EWHC 2966;… Read more »

CategoryMedia - Anonymity Date

Westminster City Council v Manuela Sykes


Summary: Ms Manuela Sykes was by nature a fighter; a campaigner; a person of passion. Having been involved in many of the moral, political and ideological battles of the last… Read more »

CategoryBest interests - Residence, Media - Anonymity Date

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 »

CategoryMedia - Anonymity, Media - Court reporting, Article 8 ECHR - Media Date

W v M & S (Reporting Restriction Orders)


Summary: In this case, Baker J had to consider the power of the Court of Protection to impose reporting restrictions and the factors that it should take in to account… Read more »

CategoryMedia - Anonymity, Media - Court reporting, Article 8 ECHR - Media Date

London Borough of Hillingdon v Neary


Summary: This case concerned an application by journalists from a range of organisations to report details of the case of Steven Neary, a young autistic and learning disabled man who… Read more »

CategoryMedia - Anonymity, Media - Court reporting, Media - Private hearings Date

G v E, Manchester City Council & F


Summary: In a judgment that will be of particular interest to local authority solicitors, Baker J decided that it was appropriate to make public the name of the local authority… Read more »

CategoryMedia - Anonymity, Media - Court reporting, Media - Private hearings Date

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