AM v (1) South London & Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust and (2) The Secretary of State for Health

Author / Contributor: Kris Gledhill
R v Nadia Ali Yusuf
Issue: Whether a Tribunal had erred by not considering whether the DOLS regime under the Mental Capacity Act 2005 should be used in a patient’s case so as to mean that detention under the Mental Health Act 1983 was not warranted.
Court: Upper Tribunal (AAC)
Reference:   HM/1538/2013 1
Neutral Citation:   [2013] UKUT 0365 (AAC)
Judge(s): Charles J (Chamber President)
Date: 6 August 2013