In re D (A Minor) (Wardship: Sterilisation): 1976


[1976] Fam 185


England and Wales

Cited by:

CitedF v West Berkshire Health Authority HL 17-Jul-1990
The parties considered the propriety of a sterilisation of a woman who was, through mental incapacity, unable to give her consent.
Held: The appeal succeeded, and the operation would be lawful if the doctor considered it to be in the best . .
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Torts – Other, Health Professions

Updated: 07 May 2022; Ref: scu.250058