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R (ZYN) v Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council [2014] EWHC 1918 (Admin)

DATE: 12 Jun 2014

Judicial review of decision by Walsall Council to impose charges for services under Part III of National Assistance act 1948 on service user who lacked capacity and had assets of £500k from a personal injury settlement.  Court decided that charges could not be imposed because binding guidance, properly construed, prevented the Council from being able to do so.

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