Judgment Handed Down– CN & GN v Poole Borough Council

June 6th, 2019

Today the 6 June 2019, the Supreme Court handed down Judgment on the long awaited case of CN & GN v Poole BC.

Many claims were put on a temporary hold pending today’s judgment which has reaffirmed the decision of the Court of Appeal in D v East Berkshire Community NHS Trust: the Court of Appeal in the instant case had been mistaken to find that D v East Berkshire had been impliedly overturned by the decision in Michael

A comprehensive update from the Chambers involved in the case and who we instruct to represent survivors can be found here – https://www.1cor.com/london/2019/06/06/protecting-children-from-harm-cn-gn-v-poole-borough-council/

The full Judgment can be found here  – https://www.supremecourt.uk/cases/uksc-2018-0012.html

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