|Source:||All England Reporter|
|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 57 (Jun)|
|Court:||Court of Protection|
|Representation||Hilton Harrop-Griffiths (instructed by Hillingdon Legal Services) for the authority.|
|Aswini Weereratne (instructed by Miles & partners on behalf of the Official Solicitor) for the first respondent.|
|The second respondent appeared in person.|
|Judgment Dates:||9 June 2011|
Mental health - Persons who lack capacity - Deprivation of liberty - First respondent suffering with autism and learning disability - First respondent placed in residential accommodation for respite - Applicant local authority refusing to allow his return home - First respondent and father commencing proceedings against authority - Whether authority acting unlawfully - European Convention on Human Rights, arts 5, 8 - A1, s 39D.