Bury Metropolitan Borough Council v D [2009] EWHC 446

Bury Metropolitan Borough Council v D [2009] EWHC 446

Unborn child - mother in prison - local authority planned that the child should be removed from the mother immediately at birth and thereafter for the making of a full care order and adoption - whether it is lawful for the local authority to conceal from the mother and her partner the nature of its birth plan - declaration made that the local authority's proposed course of conduct is lawful.