It overturns the previous judgement.
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Mrs Reynolds got compensation after her son died in psychiatric care
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A mother complained that she had no access to compensation for the grief and distress caused by the untimely death of her son whilst he was in psychiatric care. She was awarded damages for violation of the right to a remedy and the right to life.