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Deprivation of liberty court cases triple but fall short of Cheshire West predictions

User AvatarPosted by Kathryn Platten at 12/04/2016 12:24:07

Ministry of Justice Figure reveal 1,499 deprivation of liberty cases reached Court of Protection last year, up from 525 in 2014.

The number of deprivation of liberty cases handled by the Court of Protection almost tripled last year but remained will short of the number councils believed was required to comply with a landmark Supreme Court ruling

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