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Plastic surgeon settles discrimination case against NHS

BMJ 2001; 322 doi: (Published 14 April 2001) Cite this as: BMJ 2001;322:884
  1. Clare Dyer, legal correspondent
  1. BMJ

    A plastic surgeon who accused her employers of sex discrimination and victimisation under the Race Relations Act settled for a six figure sum just hours before a tribunal was to start hearing her case. Judy Evans, a consultant at Derriford Hospital, Plymouth, accepted voluntary early retirement at the age of 50.

    A confidentiality clause bars her from revealing the size of her settlement, but lawyers said the figure was likely to be more than …

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