R (Maguire) v HM Senior Coroner for Blackpool and Fylde [2023] UKSC 20

Article 2 and inquests "Whether the death of a disabled woman who was deprived of her liberty engaged the state's obligation to protect life under Article 2 of the European Convention on Human Rights, therefore requiring an inquest jury to make findings regarding the circumstances by which the death occurred."


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This case has been summarised on page 39 of 39 Essex Chambers, 'Mental Capacity Report' (issue 133, July 2023).

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Full judgment: BAILII


Date: 21/6/23🔍

Court: Supreme Court🔍



  • Maguire🔍
  • HM Senior Coroner for Blackpool and Fylde🔍
  • Mind🔍
  • Equality and Human Rights Commission🔍

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Published: 22/6/23 08:42

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