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Ian Paterson: Victims of disgraced surgeon get £37m

September 13, 2017 12:07 pm0 comments
Ian Paterson: Victims of disgraced surgeon get £37m

About 750 victims of rogue breast surgeon Ian Paterson are to be paid compensation from a new £37m fund. Private healthcare firm Spire has agreed to pay £27.2m, with £10m coming from Paterson’s insurers and the Heart of England NHS Trust. Paterson was found guilty of 17 counts of wounding […]

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Ian Paterson: Disgraced breast surgeon has sentence increased

August 3, 2017 8:46 am0 comments
Ian Paterson: Disgraced breast surgeon has sentence increased

A breast surgeon who intentionally wounded his patients has had his 15-year jail term increased to 20 years. Ian Paterson, 59, who appeared at the Court of Appeal via video link, was told his current sentence was “not sufficient” to reflect the seriousness and the totality of his offending. Paterson […]

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Disgraced surgeon Ian Paterson jailed for 15 years

May 31, 2017 4:53 am0 comments
Disgraced surgeon Ian Paterson jailed for 15 years

Breast surgeon Ian Paterson has been jailed for 15 years after carrying out unnecessary operations. Paterson, 59, carried out surgery on nine women and one man after falsely telling them they had breast cancer. He had been convicted of 17 counts of wounding with intent and three of unlawful wounding, […]

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Disgraced nurses holding 'Botox parties'

March 7, 2016 1:06 pm0 comments
Disgraced nurses holding 'Botox parties'

Two disgraced nurses are making thousands of pounds a week illegally prescribing Botox to patients. A BBC investigation has uncovered the two men staging “Botox parties” in homes and beauty salons for people desperate to banish wrinkles. While they were once registered nurses, both have been ordered to stop practising […]

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Ukraine’s disgraced president was shacked up with girlfriend

February 24, 2014 5:14 pm0 comments
Ukraine's disgraced president was shacked up with girlfriend

The ousted president of Ukraine is a wanted man — but maybe not by his wife. Viktor Yanukovych, who went on the lam after his country’s acting government issued a warrant for his arrest, had been sharing the gaudy presidential mansion in Kiev with his blond girlfriend, the Kiev Post […]

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