Best interests and kidney transplantation: Closing submissions in the William Verden case

By Bonnie Venter, 7th March 2022 UPDATE: The judgment in this case is now published: Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust v WV [2022] EWCOP 9 (08 March 2022) This post is about the final day of the hearing concerning whether it is in William Verden’s best interests to have a kidney transplant.  This day (Thursday, 3Continue reading “Best interests and kidney transplantation: Closing submissions in the William Verden case”

Is a kidney transplant in his best interests?

By Bonnie Venter, 1st-4th March 2022 UPDATE: The judgment in this case is now published: Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust v WV [2022] EWCOP 9 (08 March 2022) I’m watching a four-day Court of Protection hearing centred around the legal question of whether a kidney transplant is in the best interest of William, a 17-yearContinue reading “Is a kidney transplant in his best interests?”