Re R: CoP 23 Jun 2016

The court was asked in respect of R by the London Borough of Haringey : ‘(a) whether he is free to leave his current supported living placement; and, not
(b) whether he is objectively being deprived of his liberty; an if he is:
(c) whether the deprivation of his liberty is imputable to the State, so as to bring it within Article 5 of the European Convention on Human Rights.’

Lush SJ
[2016] EWCOP 33

Health, Human Rights

Updated: 21 January 2022; Ref: scu.568153