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11 Jun 20 Back to Listing

Emma Price quoted in New Law Journal regarding significant ruling on the duties of care homes

The Court of Appeal handed down a judgment yesterday that analyses the extensive ECtHR and domestic jurisprudence on the extent of the positive obligations imposed by Art.2 ECHR in the context of a person subject to a DoLS who may have died following errors in medical care and treatment. The decision is likely to be a very significant one for coroners and practitioners in coronial, mental health and healthcare law.

Emma Price comments on the importance of this case in The New Law Journal.

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