See important information in relation to COVID-19 and our services here

Archive for the ‘Resolution Matters’ category

Date published:

Case of note: Henry v. Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (High Court, December 2020)

Mr. Henry was a carpenter who suffered long-standing back pain and sciatica following an accident at work in 1990.  In 2010 he underwent surgery which involved the insertion of bilateral pedicle screws in his back, secured with metal rods.  Unfortunately he continued to experience severe …

Date published:

Case of note: EH v. Dorset Healthcare University NHS Foundation Trust (Supreme Court, 30 October 2020)

EH suffered from paranoid schizophrenia and on 25 August 2010 stabbed her mother to death whilst experiencing a serious psychotic episode. She pleaded guilty to manslaughter by reason of diminished responsibility and was sentenced to a hospital order under the Mental Health Act, 1983. She …

Navigate to more results pages