Regina v Secretary of State for Social Services ex parte Hincks: 1980

The respondent’s duties under s3 of the 177 Act are not absolute.


[1980] 1 BMLR 93


National Health Service Act 1977 1 2 3

Cited by:

CitedWatts, Regina (on the Application of) v Bedford Primary Care Trust and others Admn 1-Oct-2003
The claimant sought hip-replacement treatment. She was first told that she would have to wait a year. As her lawyers pressed the respondent, she looked at obtaining treatment in France. As she decided to take the treatment, the respondent reduced . .
CitedRogers, Regina (on the Application of) v Secretary of State for Health Admn 15-Feb-2006
The claimant suffered breast cancer. She sought treatment from the defendant with a drug called Herceptin, and now sought judicial review of the refusal of such treatment. Various stages in the licensing of the drug were yet to be completed. It was . .
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Updated: 29 April 2022; Ref: scu.186580