|Publisher Citation:|| All ER (D) 293 (Mar)|
Rose LJ and Leveson J
|Representation||The appellant appeared in person.|
|Kristina Stern (instructed by TLT Solicitors) for the respondent.|
|Judgment Dates:||20 March 2002|
Nurse - Appeal against determination of disciplinary committee - Right of appeal - Appellant refusing to attend hearing - Appellant being found guilty of professional misconduct and having name removed from register - Appellant subsequently contending absence due to depression - Appeal being filed out of time - Whether time could be extended - Whether appellant's reasons for absence sufficient to invalidate findings - s 12.