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MPTS Hearing Summary

MPTS Hearing Summary

The final day covered the Chair’s legal instructions to the Tribunal, who will now recess to make their deliberations before announcing the verdict on October 15th. The Chair’s instructions for the tribunal covered the burden of proof, which the Chair said was on the...

MPTS Hearing Days 39-40

MPTS Hearing Days 39-40

Day 39 saw Mr Jackson QC close the GMC’s case against Dr Webberley. Day 40 was Mr Stern QC’s opportunity to refute the claims made by Mr Jackson QC and to finish laying out the defence case. Mr Stern QC began by acknowledging how much he had learnt about the issues...

MPTS Hearing Day 37

MPTS Hearing Day 37

Dr Bouman, President of WPATH appeared today as a witness for the defence. His clear understanding of trans people’s needs and his empathetic approach won the hearts of all the readers today. Mr Jackson QC attempted to get Dr Bouman to agree that trans healthcare for...

MPTS Hearing Day 36

MPTS Hearing Day 36

On day 36, counsel for the GMC Mr Jackson QC, cross examined Dr Pasterski, witness for the defence. Dr Vickie Pasterski is a psychologist, psychotherapist, and gender specialist. She has over two decades of experience in the field of gender identity services, having...

MPTS Hearing Day 35

MPTS Hearing Day 35

The morning was taken up with Mr Jackson QC’s final cross examination of Dr Webberley. He asked Dr Webberley about the Frosts spreadsheets that indicated that entries had been made using Dr Webberley’s user ID after the date of Dr Webberley’s suspension. Dr Webberley...

MPTS Hearing Days 33-34

MPTS Hearing Days 33-34

As the last two days were taken up entirely with Dr webberley’s cross examination so instead of a blow-by blow we’ll bring you some of the highlights of the hearing, you’ll find a fuller coverage of the days events on Twitter at @mpts_hearing. Mr Jackson QC began by...