Acquittal of registered nurse accused of dishonesty and assault in disciplinary proceedings.

In disciplinary proceedings brought by the Nursing and Midwifery Council, Josh Normanton, instructed by Blackfords solicitors, successfully challenged a wide array of serious allegations faced by his client, a registered nurse. The substantive hearing was heard over two weeks and featured multiple allegations of dishonesty and assault of vulnerable patients made by several witnesses. The registrant nurse was acquitted of all allegations of dishonesty and assault and now returns to practice.