R (Zhang) v Whittington Hospital

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
AM v (1) South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and (2) The Secretary of State for Health
Issue: Whether a decision to detain under s2 Mental Health Act 1983 was unreasonable; whether the failure to hold a managers’ hearing in light of the proximity of a Tribunal hearing was unreasonable.
Court: Administrative Court
Reference:   CO/5850/2012
Neutral Citation:   [2013] EWHC 358 (Admin)
Judge(s): Geraldine Andrews QC (sitting as a Deputy Judge)
Date: 4 February 2013