Manchester City Council Legal Services v LC [2018] EWCOP 30

After a circuit judge endorsed a care plan which led to the repeated sexual exploitation by strangers of a young woman with autism and significant learning disabilities (who had capacity to consent to sexual relations but lacked capacity to make decisions on her contact with men), Hayden J provided guidance that 'where issues arise that may necessitate restrictions in areas where adults have capacity, these should be heard by a High Court Judge in the Court of Protection'.


Originally on Bailii with the neutral citation number [2018] EWHC 2849 (Fam)Not on Bailii.

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