CX v A Local Authority

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
CX v A Local Authority
Issue: Whether a patient’s detention under s3 Mental Health Act 1983 was unlawful because the nearest relative was misled about her rights to object which vitiated her decision not to do so.
Court: Administrative Court
Reference:   CO/3451/2011
Neutral Citation:   [2011] EWHC 1918 (Admin)
Judge(s): Spencer J
Date: 20 April 2011