Case (Change of status - s37/41 to C/D). DD v Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust [2022] UKUT 166 (AAC)

— DD applied to the MHT while subject to s37/41 but, before the hearing, was conditionally discharged: the MHT decided that it ceased to have jurisdiction. He appealed to the UT but, before that hearing, was absolutely discharged: the UT decided that it retained jurisdiction and should decide the case despite it being academic. The UT concluded that the MHT retain jurisdiction when a s37/41 patient is conditionally discharged.
Full details available at: https://www.mentalhealthlaw.co.uk/DD_v_Sussex_Partnership_NHS_Foundation_Trust_(2022)_UKUT_166_(AAC)?id=110722-1527