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Court of Appeal allows appeal by Dr Bawa-Garba

Related Member(s):
James Laddie QC, Karon Monaghan QC, Sarah Hannett
Related Practice Area(s):
Healthcare, Mental Health and Mental Capacity, Employment Law, Public Law

The Court of Appeal today allowed an appeal by Dr Bawa-Garba against the decision of the Divisional Court to remove her from the medical register. The decision reinstates the determination of the Medical Practitioners Tribunal that she should be suspended from practising as a doctor for one year.

James Laddie QC, Sarah Hannett and Karon Monaghan QC were involved in this case.

For the full judgment in the case of Bawa-Garba v General Medical Council [2018] EWCA Civ 1879, see here. For the media summary, see here.

For press coverage, see here (Guardian), and here (BBC).