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Dr Kristen LAING

Medical practitioners tribunal – New Hearing scheduled
Outcome on impairment
Hearing not yet held
Summary of outcome
Hearing not yet held
Type of case
Conviction / Caution
Hearing date from
24 Aug 2020
Hearing date to
27 Aug 2020
Location of hearing
This is a virtual hearing. It is possible to observe proceedings from our Manchester hearing centre. Please give us with 14 days notice if you would like to attend, so arrangements can be made. Contact us
GMC reference number
7460802
Area of incident
Glasgow

Pre hearing information

Allegation

The tribunal will inquire into the allegation that, on 10 July 2018, at Glasgow Sheriff Court, Dr Laing was convicted of the common law offence of attempted fraud in relation to an insurance claim regarding a false report of theft of engagement and wedding rings in an attempt to obtain a sum of £7,000.

It is also alleged that on 7 August 2018, Dr Laing was fined £1,200.

 

Allegations

This reflects the allegation as it stands at the start of the hearing. The allegation may be amended as the hearing proceeds and when findings of fact are made by the tribunal.

Decisions

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Journalists

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Private hearings

In accordance with Rule 41(2) of the General Medical Council (Fitness to Practise) Rules 2004, the tribunal may decide to exclude the public from the proceedings or any part of the proceedings, where they consider that the circumstances of the case outweigh the public interest in holding the hearing in public.