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GMC suggests treatment of pathologist might have been too lenient

BMJ 2004; 329 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.329.7471.874-b (Published 14 October 2004) Cite this as: BMJ 2004;329:874
  1. Clare Dyer, legal correspondent
  1. BMJ

    A retired pathologist cleared last month of serious professional misconduct over a postmortem examination carried out on a patient of the serial killer GP Harold Shipman may have his acquittal reviewed by the High Court.

    A professional conduct committee of the General Medical Council exonerated David Bee over the postmortem examination of Renate Overton, which concluded that she died of natural causes, although she …

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