Lawyers for a disabled man who was removed from his Birmingham home and taken to hospital at night are to sue his health trust.
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Proposals to make about 12,000 people in Hampshire pay more for their care in a bid to save £1.5m have been announced by the county council.
On 7 July 2015 the Law Commission opened a consultation on the law of mental capacity and deprivation of liberty. (The consultation is now closed). We published an interim statement on 25 May 2016 and expect to publish a final report with our recommendations and a draft Bill in December 2016.
A nursing home has closed after a health watchdog found residents "were not protected from abuse and avoidable harm".
Personal budgets for social care may result in worse outcomes for recipients as local authorities" drive for savings is prioritised over good results for users, the Public Accounts Committee has warned.
A vulnerable 90-year-old woman is being treated in hospital after going missing from a care home in Cornwall.