Case Analysis: Manchester City Council v P

April 12, 2023

Manchester City Council v P (Refusal of Restrictions on Mobile Phone) (REV1) [2023] EWHC 133 (FAM)

In a judgment handed down in January 2023, Mr Justice MacDonald dealt with the question of whether depriving a person of the use of their mobile phone and/or social media equates to depriving them of their liberty.

The judgment is available here.

Navpreeth Gihair has written an analysis of the case. Click here to read the article.

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