Student with spent conviction gains place at medical school

BMJ 2008; 337 doi: (Published 11 August 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a1261
  1. Jessie Colquhoun
  1. 1BMJ

    Majid Ahmed, the 19 year old from Bradford with a spent criminal record, has gained a place to study medicine at Manchester University.

    He had been unable to find a place at medical school because of his conviction for a minor offence as a juvenile and …

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