*Health Service Executive of Ireland v PA and another; and other cases

Mental health – Court of Protection. Three young persons subject to orders under the Irish Mental Health system were transferred to an institution in the United Kingdom. The Health Service Executive of Ireland (the HSE) sought orders under s 63 of and Sch 3 to the Mental Capacity Act 2005 (MCA 2005) recognising and enforcing the orders made by the Irish High Court for the detention of the young persons. The Court of Protection found that the Irish Orders had to be recognised and enforced.

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