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

11 June 2020

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.

Read the full article here


Emma Price

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