||All England Reporter
|| All ER (D) 346 (Dec)
|| EWHC 2977 (Admin)
Stanley Burnton J
||John Hendy QC and Louise Chudleigh (instructed by RadcliffesLeBrasseur) for the claimant.
||Mark Shaw QC and Tom Weisselberg (instructed by the Solicitor to the GMC) for the GMC.
||21 December 2004
Medical practitioner - General Medical Council - Preliminary Proceedings Committee - Decision to refer matter to Professional Conduct Committee - Judicial review of decision - Guidance.
It was appropriate for the court to exercise caution in reviewing a decision of the Preliminary Proceedings Committee (PPC) of the General Medical Council to refer a matter to the professional conduct committee. That caution was particularly appropriate if the court was asked to assess evidence of medical practice, or expert medical reports, with a view to determining whether the PPC could legitimately conclude that there was a real prospect of a charge or charges being proved.
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