Case Law

Capacity and sexual relations: London Borough of Tower Hamlets v NB and AU [2019] EWCOP 27

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By Tim Spencer-Lane In November 2021 the Supreme Court published its decision in JB v A local Authority, which concerned capacity to engage in sexual relations. A summary can be found here. As a result of this decision, some aspects of the Court of Protection judgment set out below are no longer good law (these […]

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