The latest on the withdrawal of Clinically Assisted Nutrition and Hydration - the case of NHS Trust v Mr Y and Mrs Y

Further to our blog, Some things never stand still on 14 November, we understand that the position with regard to an appeal is as follows.  

Next week the Supreme Court is likely to consider whether to hear a leapfrog appeal or whether the matter should go through the Court of Appeal first.

We will keep readers updated.

Our articles explained

All our articles and blogs are correct on the date they’re published but please don’t rely on them as legal advice. If you’d like to speak to us about your own legal requirements, please contact one of our expert lawyers.

Posted by


Mills & Reeve Sites navigation
A tabbed collection of Mills & Reeve sites.
My Mills & Reeve navigation
Subscribe to, or manage your My Mills & Reeve account.
My M&R


Register for My M&R to stay up-to-date with legal news and events, create brochures and bookmark pages.

Existing clients

Log in to your client extranet for free matter information, know-how and documents.


Mills & Reeve system for employees.