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(Family Division, Lieven J, 21 October 2020)Medical Treatment – Best interests – 10-year old required eye surgery for cataracts – Sight deteriorating since 2014 – Parents...
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(Family Division, Hayden J, 16 June 2020)Medical treatment – Best interests – Application for declaration to discontinue intensive care treatmentThe Family Division allowed the local...
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(Court of Appeal, McCombe, King and Peter Jackson LJJ, 22 May 2020)Medical treatment – Parental responsibility – Vaccination The Court of Appeal dismissed the parents' appeal, holding that...
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(Family Division, Sir Andrew McFarlane P, 23 March 2020)Medical records – Human fertilisation – DisclosureThe Family Division allowed the application, declaring that it was lawful for the...
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(Family Division, MacDonald J, 3 October 2019)Medical treatment – Withdrawal of life-sustaining treatment – Best interestsThe Family Division held that it was in the best interests of the...
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(Supreme Court, Hale, Carnwath, Black, Lloyd-Jones and Arden LJJ, 26 September 2019)Medical treatment – Deprivation of liberty – Consent – Parental responsibility.The Supreme Court...
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(Family Division, Cobb J, 5 September 2019)Medical treatment – Vulnerable adult – Local authority issuing application under the court’s inherent jurisdiction with a view to obtaining...
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(Court of Appeal, McCombe, King and Peter Jackson LJJ, 11 July 2019)Medical treatment – Pregnancy – Lack of capacity to consent to termination – Appeal.The Court of Appeal allowed...
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(Court of Protection, Francis J, 4 July 2019)Medical treatment – Capacity –  Pregnancy– Substantial risk of becoming incapacitous during labour – Mental Capacity Act...
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(Family Division, MacDonald J, 21 June 2019)Medical treatment – Diabetic ketoacidosis – Refusal of child to accept treatmentThe Family Division found that it was in the child’s best...
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