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JD & Ors v East Berkshire Community Health NHS Trust & Ors




LTL 21/4/2005; [2005] 2 AC 373; [2005] 2 WLR 993; [2005] 2 All ER 443; [2005] 2 FLR 284; [2005] Lloyd’s Rep Med 263; [2005] 83 BMLR 66; [2005] UKHL 23; Times, April 22, 2005; Independent, April 27, 2005 2005-04-21

Health professionals responsible for investigating suspected child abuse did not owe a parent suspected of having committed the abuse a duty sounding in damages if they carried out that investigation in good faith but carelessly.