Re UF (No.2)

Mental health – Court of Protection. UF, a lady of 84 years of age; she has been diagnosed as suffering from vascular dementia and resided at a care home known as 'The Elms'. Following an application by UF's youngest daughter, in August 2013 as a challenge under s 21A Mental Capacity Act 2005 to the standard authorisation of deprivation of liberty, the Court of Protection held that it was in UF's interests that she remained resident at the care home.