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M (by her litigation friend Mrs B) v A Hospital [2017] EWCOP 19: Landmark decision from Peter Jackson J

21st September 2017

Bridget Dolan QC and Susanna Rickard acted for the Official Solicitor in this ground breaking case concerning the requirement for an application to be made to the Court of Protection where doctors and family agree to withdraw of clinically assisted nutrition and hydration M (by her litigation friend Mrs B) v A Hospital [2017] EWCOP 19.

A summary is available on our UK Medical Treatment blog here and a full analysis will be posted on Monday.

Click here for the BBC coverage of the story.


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