Manchester City Council v G, E and F

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
Manchester City Council v G, E and F
Issue: Whether the local authority that was responsible for breaching the Art 5 and 8 ECHR rights of a learning-disabled adult by removing him from his carer and placing him in a residential placement without an order under the Mental Capacity Act 2005 should have been ordered to pay costs in Court of Protection proceedings.
Court: Court of Appeal
Reference:   B4/2011/0132
Neutral Citation:   [2011] EWCA Civ 939
Judge(s): Mummery and Hooper LJJ, McFarlane J
Date: 2 August 2011