Case (Declaration of death). St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust v Casey [2023] EWHC 2244 (Fam)

— Following an out-of-hours COP decision which permitted brain stem testing, the Trust issued proceedings in the Family Division (opposed by family members) for a declaration under the inherent jurisdiction that the patient had died, along with consequential declarations that it was lawful for doctors to withdraw ventilatory support.
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