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Medical practitioners tribunal – Review Hearing scheduled
Outcome on impairment
Hearing not yet held
Summary of outcome
Hearing not yet held
Type of case
Hearing date from
04 Jun 2020
Hearing date to
04 Jun 2020
Hearing adjourned part heard. Previously sat: 19 March 2020.
Location of hearing
This will be a virtual hearing as our hearing centre is closed. It's not possible to attend virtual hearings, but any decisions will be posted here shortly after its conclusion. Our COVID-19 statement
GMC reference number
Area of last practice

Pre hearing information


The tribunal will reconvene to review the case of Dr Caswell, whose fitness to practise has previously been found impaired by reason of misconduct. Dr Caswell’s registration, which was subject to suspension until 9 April 2020, was extended for a period of three months by the tribunal on 19 March 2020 when his hearing adjourned part heard.



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.


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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.