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False imprisonment in hospital

United Kingdom - March 28 2019 N the 27 October, she suffered a hypoglycaemic Episode. During a further hypoglycaemic Episode, she suffered a seizure and aspirated, following which...

Paul Allerston, Kate Barge, Sharon Thomas (Wilson).

Global medicinal cannabis market gains momentum

United Kingdom, European Union - January 25 2019 Deregulation of cannabis for medical purposes has led to significant recent interest and investment in the medical cannabis market in Europe...

Jamie Foster, Michael Bennett, Michael Corcoran.

Conditional discharge and deprivation of liberty - Ministry of Justice publishes guidance

United Kingdom - January 21 2019 Following the decision of the Supreme Court in The Secretary of State for Justice -v- MM 2018 UKSC 60, the Ministry of Justice has released...

Louise Wilson, Paul Allerston, Sharon Thomas (Wilson).

Guidance issued from the Royal College of Psychiatrists relating to learning from deaths

United Kingdom - November 29 2018 On 28 November 2018, the Royal College of Psychiatrists (RCP) released guidance specifically focussing on learning from patient deaths for NHS mental...

Joanna Trewin, Sharon Thomas (Wilson).

MM - the Supreme Court decides - long awaited judgment on conditional discharge and deprivation of liberty

United Kingdom - November 28 2018 The Supreme Court has today addressed the question of whether a detained mental health patient subject to restrictions, who would be eligible for...

Paul Allerston, Sharon Thomas (Wilson).