Deprivation of Liberty in UK Law
Mental capacity and deprivation of liberty: the Law Commission’s review of the deprivation of liberty safeguards
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to provide a brief overview of the Law Commission’s final report and recommendations on the reform of the deprivation of liberty safeguards under the Mental Ca...
Challenging deprivation of liberty: advocating for your rights
Purpose: The purpose of this paper is to review a case of a man with a mild learning disability and autistic spectrum disorder who successfully appealed against a Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards ...
The deprivation of liberty safeguards (DoLS) and adult safeguarding
Purpose: This paper seeks to consider the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) and, in particular, the extent to which the functions of supervisory bodies can, or should be, performed as part o...
- Punishment, deprivation of liberty and the Europeanization of criminal justice
- Deprivation of Liberty and the Carltona Principle: R v Adams  UKSC 19
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS) – where do we go from here?
Purpose: – The purpose of this paper is to give a brief background to the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS), and studies which factors Best Interests Assessors consider when making a judgeme...
Mental capacity and deprivation of liberty: the Law Commission’s consultation paper
Purpose: – The purpose of this paper is to introduce the readership to the consultation being held by the Law Commission concerning proposed revisions to the Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DoLS...
Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS) – a survey exploring the views of psychiatrists
Purpose: Psychiatrists are among the front‐line professionals involved in the implementation of Deprivation of Liberty Safeguards (DOLS). This paper aims to explore how the safeguards are perceived...
- I Book Review: Deprivation of Liberty of Children in Light of International Human Rights Law and Standards
Mutual recognition in criminal matters, deprivation of liberty and the principle of proportionality
This paper argues that the application of mutual recognition to judicial cooperation in criminal matters within the European Union (EU) imposes a redefinition of the right to liberty to adjust the ...
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