231. Intervention by the Court of Protection.

231.     Intervention by the Court of Protection.

The court1 may direct that an instrument purporting to create a lasting power of attorney2 is not to be registered3 if it is satisfied either:

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    (1)     that fraud or undue pressure was used to induce the donor to execute the relevant instrument or to create the lasting power4; or

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    (2)     that the donee5 of a lasting power has behaved, or is behaving, in a way that contravenes his authority or is not in the donor's best interests or proposes to behave in such