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Walker, Regina (on the Application of) v General Medical Council: Admn 15 Aug 2003

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

Regina (On the Application of Sosanya) v General Medical Council: Admn 2009

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

General Medical Council (GMC) v Hiew: CA 30 Apr 2007

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

Bradshaw v General Medical Council: Admn 4 Jun 2010

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