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Sally Clark pathologist removed from Home Office list

BMJ 2005; 331 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.331.7529.1355-a (Published 08 December 2005) Cite this as: BMJ 2005;331:1355
  1. Clare Dyer, legal correspondent
  1. BMJ

    Alan Williams, the forensic pathologist who failed to disclose the results of microbiology tests about Sally Clark's second son at her murder trial, was last week struck off the list of home office accredited pathologists.

    A pathology disciplinary tribunal for the Home Office ruled that Dr Williams “fell short of the standards required of a Home Office accredited forensic pathologist in failing to refer in his postmortem report to the microbiological tests which he had commissioned.”

    Mrs Clark's …

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