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The internet resource on mental health law, and mental capacity law, for England & Wales. You can sign up for free email updates, the online forum and the CPD scheme (which provides 12 hours for £60 and is suitable for lawyers and non-lawyers).

The main content of this website has been divided into Case law (2225), Legislation (352) and Resources (816), together with separate Information pages (325) to link everything together.

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