High Court quashes tribunal’s judgment on police doctorBMJ 2013; 347 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f6002 (Published 04 October 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;347:f6002
- Clare Dyer
The High Court has quashed a decision by the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service to strike a police doctor off the medical register, after finding a “serious procedural irregularity” in the hearing of the case.
Judge Philip Raynor sent the case of Hisham El-Baroudy back to the tribunal service and ordered that his case should be reheard by a fresh panel.
El-Baroudy, who was working as a forensic medical examiner, was called to Chelsea …