Nursing and Midwifery Council v Armstrong, Court of Appeal - Administrative Court, November 14, 2018, [2018] EWHC 3311 (Admin)

Resolution Date:November 14, 2018
Issuing Organization:Administrative Court
Actores:Nursing and Midwifery Council v Armstrong
 
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CO/4377/2018

Neutral Citation Number: [2018] EWHC 3311 (Admin)

IN THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE

QUEEN'S BENCH DIVISION

ADMINISTRATIVE COURT

Royal Courts of Justice

Wednesday, 14 November 2018

Before:

MR JUSTICE SWIFT

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B E T W E E N :

NURSING AND MIDWIFERY COUNCIL Applicant

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ARMSTRONG Respondent

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MR M BELLIS (instructed by the Nursing and Midwifery Council) appeared on behalf of the Applicant.

THE RESPONDENT did not appear and was not represented.

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MR JUSTICE SWIFT:

1 The first step to be taken now will consideration of the Rule 33 application. If that is successful, that will be the end of the proceedings. If that is not successful, then there will be a merits hearing.

2 Again, you are asking for a further 4 months. I cannot help but notice that...

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