EWHC 2512 (COP)
Mental Capacity Act 2005 5
England and Wales
See Also – G v E (Deputyship and Litigation Friend) CoP 11-Oct-2010
Baker J considered the common law doctrine of necessity as it applied to the medical treatment of adults without mental capacity and the 2005 Act.
Held: As to section 5: ‘These provisions do not amount to a general authority to act on behalf . .
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Updated: 11 March 2021; Ref: scu.425466