R (F) v Secretary of State for Justice

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R (F) v Secretary of State for Justice
Issue: Whether a warrant issued under s47 Mental Health Act 1983 in respect of a psychopathically-disordered prisoner was valid in light of the absence of two medical opinions addressing the question of treatability; whether it should be quashed.
Court: Court of Appeal
Reference:   C1/2008/2898
Neutral Citation:   [2008] EWCA Civ 1457
Judge(s): Waller, Thomas and Aikens LJJ
Date: 18 December 2008