R v Francis [2008] NICA 6

Both hospital orders to which the claimant was subject were quashed, on the basis that when sentenced he had not been suffering from severe mental impairment as defined in the Mental Health (Northern Ireland) Order 1986.

Notes

This is a decision of the Northern Ireland Court of Appeal.

External links

Francis & Anor, R v [2008] NICA 6! (5 February 2008)