|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 1470|
|Court:||Court of Appeal, Civil Division|
Dame Elizabeth Butler-Sloss P, Schiemann and Thorpe LJJ
|Representation||Allan Levy QC and Jane Mischon (instructed by Cook Taylor) for the appellant.|
|Robert Francis QC for the Official Solicitor.|
|Judgment Dates:||20 December 1999|
Declaration - Jurisdiction - Declaration as to lawfulness of proposed conduct - Proposed medical treatment of person unable to consent thereto - Proposed sterilisation of mentally handicapped man - Whether in person's best interests.