Judge defends Court of Protection as not “a sinister, secret court”

Mr Justice Mostyn has defended the Court of Protection, saying he wanted to dispel the myth it is “sinister” and “secret”. The Court of Protection is currently undergoing a pilot scheme which sees the majority of cases held in open court with anonymity orders in place to protect the people involved, whereas previously only rare … Continue reading Judge defends Court of Protection as not “a sinister, secret court”