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Short note: guardianship and deprivation of liberty in Northern Ireland

United Kingdom - July 1 2014 At first instance [2013] NIQB 77, Treacy J held that guardianship contained an implicit power to prevent the person leaving their residence. In our…

Neil Allen, Victoria Butler-Cole, Simon Edwards, Alexander Ruck Keene

Costs, the CoP and the media

United Kingdom - July 1 2014 We have covered the previous episodes in this rather depressing story in earlier issues of our newsletter. In very summary form, the London Borough…

Neil Allen, Victoria Butler-Cole, Simon Edwards, Alexander Ruck Keene

Short note: challenge to Exceptional Case Funding succeeds

United Kingdom - July 1 2014 In this judicial review, Collins J scrutinised the approach adopted by the Director of Legal Aid Casework to applications for Exceptional Case…

Neil Allen, Victoria Butler-Cole, Simon Edwards, Alexander Ruck Keene

Short note: contempt again

United Kingdom - July 1 2014 This is the third reported case in these proceedings. The first involved the imposition of a Hadkinson Order on B’s father and the second the…

Neil Allen, Victoria Butler-Cole, Simon Edwards, Alexander Ruck Keene

Deprivations of liberty post-cheshire west: a thank you and emerging findings

United Kingdom - July 1 2014 To assist the President in streamlining the process for court applications to deprive liberty (judgment has yet to be handed down), ADASS undertook a…

Neil Allen, Victoria Butler-Cole, Simon Edwards, Alexander Ruck Keene