Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2012] All ER (D) 110 (Oct)
Court: Family Division, Liverpool District Registry
Judge:

Peter Jackson J

Representation Conrad Hallin for the NHS trust.
  Simon Heaney for the mother.
  Damien Sanders for the father.
  Gail Own for the local authority.
  Mrs B appeared in person.
  Liam Carlen for KH.
Judgment Dates: 5 October 2012

Catchwords

Medical treatment - Declaration as to lawfulness of proposed treatment - Child - Applicant NHS trust preparing advanced care plan in respect of severely brain damaged child - Child living with foster carers - Mother opposing aspects of plan - Trust seeking declarations in respect of child's best interests - Whether care plan in child's best interests.

The Case

Medical treatment Declaration as to lawfulness of proposed treatment. The Family Division considered the circumstances of a severely brain damaged three year old and made declarations as to his best interests in relation to medical treatment.

Practice Areas

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