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Indian-origin ‘Dr. Death’ Patel loses manslaughter appeal, to approach HC


April 21st, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Apr. 21 (ANI): A lawyer representing Indian-origin former Bundaberg surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel, has said her client will now approach the high court after losing a manslaughter appeal in a Court ... Read more...

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Euthanasia fanatic ’showing videos on how to kill yourself to 14-yr-old students’


April 17th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 17 (ANI): An Australian euthanasia activist has shocked the world by showing videos to young students illustrating assisted suicide.Dr Philip Nitschke, nicknamed Dr Death, is shown demonstrating his machine that ... Read more...

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Dr Death traces found in dead skier Jonathan Myles Robinson’s blood


March 24th, 2011 - 10:11 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The Medical investigator examining the body of British skier Jonathan Myles Robinson has revealed that they found traces of Dr. Death in his blood.Dr. Death is another ... Read more...

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Goalposts moved in Dr Death’s manslaughter trial


March 2nd, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 2 (ANI): Indian-origin doctor Jayant Patel's lawyers have told a court in Brisbane that "the goalposts were moved" during his manslaughter trial, causing the jury to wrongly pronounce him guilty ... Read more...

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Oz-Indian surgeon ‘Dr Death’ Jayant Patel seeking legal aid


October 15th, 2010 - 6:29 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, Oct 15 (ANI): The jailed Indian-origin doctor in Australia, Jayant Patel, has reportedly sought legal aid to fund his appeal against his convictions.According to News.com.au, the former Bundaberg surgeon applied ... Read more...

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‘Dr Death’ Patel’s appeal postponed over being too broke to pay lawyer


September 21st, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane Sept 21 (ANI): The appeal of Indian-origin doctor in Australia, Jayant Patel, against his convictions for killing and maiming his patients has been postponed till next year because of his inability ... Read more...

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Extended jail term sought for Indian-origin doctor


July 20th, 2010 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 20 (IANS) The jail term of Indian-origin doctor Jayant Patel, sentenced to seven years in prison for manslaughter and causing grievous bodily harm on patients at an Australian hospital, should ... Read more...

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‘Dr Death’ Jayant Patel’s lawyers lodge appeal in manslaughter case


July 15th, 2010 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, July 15(ANI): Lawyers of jailed Indian-origin surgeon, Dr. Jayant Patel, have lodged an appeal against his sentence and conviction for manslaughter and causing grievous bodily harm on patients at an Australian ... Read more...

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Indian-origin doctor appeals conviction in Australia


July 15th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, July 15 (IANS) Jayant Patel, an Indian origin doctor sentenced to seven years in prison for manslaughter and causing grievous bodily harm on patients at an Australian hospital, Thursday appealed ... Read more...

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‘Dr. Death’ Jayant Patel moved to new jail in Brisbane


July 5th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jul 5 (ANI): Indian-origin surgeon "Dr. Death" Jayant Patel, who was sentenced to seven years in jail for the manslaughter of Mervyn Morris, Gerardus Kemps and James Phillips, has been moved ... Read more...

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‘Dr. Death’ Jayant Patel can walk free in three-and-a-half years


July 1st, 2010 - 8:21 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jul 1 (ANI): Indian-origin surgeon "Dr. Death" Jayant Patel could walk free in as little as three-and-a-half years after he was sentenced to seven years in jail on Thursday for the ... Read more...

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Americans likely to file lawsuits against Dr. Death Patel


July 1st, 2010 - 6:45 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, July 1 (ANI): An American family has slammed rogue Indian-origin surgeon Jayant Patel's jail sentence in Queensland, saying they'll campaign for US authorities to charge him when he gets out."What? Oh, ... Read more...

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Indian-origin doctor gets 7 years jail term in Australia (Lead)


July 1st, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, July 1 (IANS) Indian American doctor Jayant Patel, who was dubbed "Dr Death" and held guilty of manslaughter and causing grievous bodily harm on patients at an Australian hospital, was Thursday ... Read more...

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‘Dr. Death’Jayant Patel jailed for seven years


July 1st, 2010 - 1:26 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, July 1 (ANI): Indian-origin surgeon "Dr. Death" Jayant Patel has been sentenced to seven years' jail for the manslaughter of Mervyn Morris, Gerardus Kemps and James Phillips.The Brisbane Supreme Court jury ... Read more...

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Patel’s lawyers plead for mercy ahead of sentencing


July 1st, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, July 1 (ANI): Lawyers representing 'Dr. Death' Jayant Patel, the Indian-origin surgeon accused of manslaughter, have appealed to the Supreme Court of Brisbane to show mercy to their client during sentencing ... Read more...

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‘Dr. Death’ Jayant Patel on suicide watch


July 1st, 2010 - 12:50 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, July 1 (ANI): Convicted Indian-origin surgeon Jayant Patel a.k.a. 'Dr. Death' is on precautionary suicide watch, as he awaits his sentencing today, Seven News reports.The former Bundaberg Base Hospital surgeon ... Read more...

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Dr. ‘Death’ Patel manslaughter verdict may not survive appeal, warns judge


June 30th, 2010 - 1:43 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jun 30 (ANI): An Australian judge has warned that Indian-origin surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel's guilty verdict may not survive in the Queensland Court of Appeal.Justice John Byrne has indicated that ... Read more...

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‘Dr Death’ Jayant Patel found guilty on all counts by jury in manslaughter case


June 29th, 2010 - 6:46 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jun 29 (ANI): After over 50 hours of deliberation by the jury, Indian origin surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel has been found guilty of manslaughter and causing grievous bodily harm.Six men ... Read more...

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Brisbane SC to hear Justice John before deciding on Dr. Death’s fate


June 22nd, 2010 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia) June 22 (ANI): The jury attached to the BrisbaneSupreme Court will hear Justice John H Byrne's summary of themanslaughter trial of controversial Indian origin surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel ... Read more...

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‘Dr. Death’ Patel was competent for oesophagectomy operations: Defence counsel


June 21st, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, June 20(ANI): The defence counsel of Indian-origin surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel a.k.a. "Dr. Death" has said that he had the skill and care to perform complicated oesophagectomy operations during his time ... Read more...

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‘Dr. Death’ may have been trying to ‘redeem’ himself via surgeries: Oz prosecutor


June 17th, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, June 17 (ANI): Brisbane Supreme Court prosecutor Ross Martin has said that Indian-origin Dr. Jayant Patel a.k.a. 'Dr. Death' may have tried to "redeem" himself by performing complicated operations in Bundaberg ... Read more...

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‘Dr. Death’ Patel’s lawyer blasts media coverage as ‘plain-faced gossip’


June 17th, 2010 - 2:44 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, June 17 (ANI): Indian-origin surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel aka Dr. Death's lawyer has accused the media of "name-calling and plain-faced gossip in the name of sensationalism".Michael Byrne, addressing the jury directly ... Read more...

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Oz prosecutor says `Dr. Death’s’ surgeries were ‘out of the loop’


June 16th, 2010 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, June 16 (ANI): Brisbane Supreme Court prosecutor Ross Martin on Wednesday claimed that the Indian-origin Dr. Jayant Patel's complicated surgeries were 'out of the loop' for someone with such little experience.Martin ... Read more...

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Oz prosecutor says `Dr. Death’ was ‘a bad surgeon’


June 15th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, June 15 (ANI): Brisbane Supreme Court prosecutor Ross Martin on Tuesday described Indian-origin Dr. Jayant Patel a.k.a. 'Dr. Death' as a "rotten surgeon" who did not have the skills to perform ... Read more...

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England World Cup squad put on `Dr Death’s’ super carb diet


June 5th, 2010 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 5 (ANI): Food prepared by Chef Tim De'Ath will be provided to England's football stars during this year's FIFA World Cup.Jocularly referred to as Dr. Death, Tim will put the ... Read more...

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Brisbane court told `Dr. Death’s’ surgeries ‘more dangerous than a transplant’


May 24th, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), May 24 (ANI): The oesophagectomy operations performed by controversial Indian origin surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel a.k.a. "Dr. Death on two Bundaberg Base Hospital patients who later died were more dangerous ... Read more...

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Witness admits Dr “Death” Patel’s procedure value judgment not incompetence


May 19th, 2010 - 6:11 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, May 19 (ANI): An expert witness in Bundaberg Hospital surgeon Dr Jayant "Death" Patel's case has denied claims that he unjustly criticized him for failing to insert a fluid monitoring line ... Read more...

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Dr “Death” Patel threw childish tantrum over patient’s treatment


May 17th, 2010 - 2:33 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, May 17 (ANI): Former Bundaberg Base Hospital chief surgeon Dr Jayant "Death" Patel was so annoyed when his request for a critically ill patient's ventilator to be turned off was not ... Read more...

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Dr “Death” Patel was insecure about his own abilities


May 14th, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, May 14 (ANI): Dr Jayant 'Death' Patel had expressed a lack of confidence in his abilities to treat patients, questioning whether he should even do complex operations, it has emerged.He made ... Read more...

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`Dr. Death’ Patel threatened to quit when patient transfer was arranged


April 30th, 2010 - 2:27 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Apr.30 (ANI): Brisbane's Supreme Court has been told that controversial Indian origin surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel went purple with rage when a dangerously ill patient was transferred from the Bundaberg Hospital ... Read more...

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`Dr. Death’ ’screamed’ at nurse for going behind his back to speak to patient’s family


April 29th, 2010 - 5:00 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Apr.29 (ANI): Indian origin surgeon Jayant Patel threatened to quit and leave the Bundaberg Base Hospital after staff spoke to the family of a critically ill patient, the Supreme Court in ... Read more...

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Ex-Bundaberg Hospital chief says Dr. Death’s unit was grossly under-funded


April 28th, 2010 - 4:17 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Apr.28 (ANI): A former medical director of Queensland's Bundaberg Hospital has told a court here that the unit run by incarcerated Indian-origin surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel a.k.a. Dr. Death was grossly ... Read more...

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Brisbane apex court told that Dr. Death ‘tore patient’s oesophagus’


April 21st, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane (Australia), Apr. 21 (ANI): The Supreme Court in Brisbane was told on Wednesday that Indian-born surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel, who is facing manslaughter charges, accidentally tore a patient's oesophagus and nicked ... Read more...

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“Dr. Death” Jayant Patel’s patient ‘knew of operation risks’


April 20th, 2010 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Brisbane, Apr 20 (ANI): The Queensland Supreme Court has been told that a patient who died after being operated by former Indian-origin surgeon Dr. Jayant Patel a.k.a. "Dr. Death" was fully aware ... Read more...

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Al Pacino To Play Jack Kevorkian In Next Flick


April 19th, 2010 - 8:27 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Apr 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Legendary actor Al Pacino will next be seen on screen in the HBO venture "You Don't Know Jack" where he will be portraying the role of ... Read more...

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