Where a doctor sought to have lifted an extension to his suspension, the court should start from the position that the suspension was currently in place before deciding whether it needed altering. However, ‘The terms of subsection 10 indicate that the appeal to the Court is a full appeal, that is to say, the Court … Continue reading Walker, Regina (on the Application of) v General Medical Council: Admn 15 Aug 2003
The court considered an application to lift the doctor’s suspension. Held: Though a charge of money-laundering was not sufficient to justify suspension, the court also noted that no risk to members of the public had been identified from Dr Sosanya continuing in practice. In considering the view taken by the IPO, ‘deference must not be … Continue reading Regina (On the Application of Sosanya) v General Medical Council: Admn 2009
Citations:  EWHC 570 (Admin) Links: Bailii Statutes: Medical Act 1983 41A(6) Jurisdiction: England and Wales Health Professions Updated: 04 May 2022; Ref: scu.240061
The Honourable Mr Justice Dove  EWHC 3286 (Admin) Bailii, Judiciary Medical Act 1983 41A(10) England and Wales Health Professions Updated: 06 January 2022; Ref: scu.670396
Application to terminate an interim order of suspension made by the Interim Orders Panel of the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service. Lang J  EWHC 847 (Admin) Bailii Medical Act 1983 41A England and Wales Health Professions Updated: 29 December 2021; Ref: scu.545008
The Council sought an order extending an interim order imposing conditions on the respondent’s practise. Pelling QC  EWHC 3425 (Admin) Bailii Medical Act 1983 41A Health Professions Updated: 25 November 2021; Ref: scu.517498
The doctor sought to challenge the extension of his suspension from practice. Held: It was inappropriate in such an application to challenge the findings of fact which had led to the initial suspension. If he wished to do that, he should seek judicial review of that decision. Arden LJ said: ‘the powers conferred by s.41A(10) … Continue reading General Medical Council (GMC) v Hiew: CA 30 Apr 2007
The doctor sought to end an order temporarily suspending his registration. He had been accused of dishonesty in his practice records, and of making false allegations against a fellow doctor. The suspension was pending the hearing. He was undergoing retraining, and said that the interim suspension would make it impossible to continue. Held: The appeal … Continue reading Bradshaw v General Medical Council: Admn 4 Jun 2010
Nicol J considered the court’s jurisdiction under section 41A(10) and said: ‘Both parties agreed that the role of the Court was not confined to exercising a judicial review type jurisdiction. In other words, the power to terminate Dr Sandler’s . .
Application for renewal of temporary suspension of doctor. . .
Application to extend doctor’s interim suspension order. . .