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NHS staff launch judicial review against junior contract imposition

BMJ 2016; 353 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.i1955 (Published 05 April 2016) Cite this as: BMJ 2016;353:i1955
  1. Abi Rimmer
  1. BMJ Careers
  1. arimmer{at}bmj.com

An NHS staff group has launched a judicial review challenging the government’s decision to impose a new contract on junior doctors in England.

The move comes after the BMA launched its own judicial review to challenge the legality of the contract imposition on equality grounds.1

Just Health, an NHS staff campaign group, served a “letter of action” on health secretary Jeremy Hunt on Monday 4 April that challenged his …

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