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Tomlinson case man struck off

Dr Freddy Patel, the pathologist who conducted the first post-mortem tests on Ian Tomlinson who died during G20 protests in 2009, has been struck off by the Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service.

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MPTS: Dr Patel 'lacked insight'

Dr Mohmed Saeed Sulema Patel, known as Freddy Patel, arrives for a General Medical Council disciplinary hearing in London in 2010 Credit: Fiona Hanson/PA Wire

The Rev Robert Lloyd-Richards, chairman of the The Medical Practitioners Tribunal Service (MPTS) fitness to practise panel which heard the case, told Patel he had an "unwarranted confidence" in his ability, "a deep-seated attitudinal problem" and also "lacked insight".

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