Posts Tagged ‘Manslaughter by gross negligence’

Reaction to Bawa-Garba’s reinstatement: “We urge doctors to keep reflecting”

President of the RCP, Professor Dame Jane Dacre “The judgment of the court of appeal is a welcome step towards the development of a just culture in he...

GMC in the spotlight after Bawa-Garba re-instated to medical register

The reinstatement of Dr Bawa-Garba to the medical register by the Court of Appeal calls into the question the GMC’s handling of the case. That’s the...

English law on gross negligence manslaughter in healthcare should follow Scottish law

The law that is applied in gross negligence manslaughter cases in healthcare should move towards Scotland’s comparable offence of Culpable Homicide, wher...

Dame Clare Marx to lead the GMC’s medical manslaughter review

A GMC review into how manslaughter by gross negligence is applied to medical practice will be led by Dame Clare Marx. Dame Clare will lead the independe...