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Laura Twist represents ‘P’ in reported case08.10.19

In the matter of Lincolnshire County Council and Mr AB [2019] EWCOP 43 Laura Twist represented ‘P’ in a Court Of Protection case in which the Judge ruled the “local authority have adopted the right decision and approach, in not seeking to facilitate his contact with sex workers either here or abroad.” Full judgment

The case was reported in The Guardian:

“A judge has ruled that social services should not facilitate access to prostitutes for a man with learning disabilities who has a “high sex drive”.

The man, who is in his 50s, had become fascinated with female sex workers about a decade ago after developing a relationship with one, Mr Justice Keehan heard.” Read more