A judge has dismissed, Indian-origin doctor, Jayant Patel's, accused of the man slaughter of three patients in Australia, application for a judge-only trial. In a brief hearing on Tuesday that lasted less than a minute, Supreme Court judge James...
The Daily Telegraph
Bundaberg surgeon Jayant Patel a judge-only trial for manslaughter. Supreme Court Justice James Douglas on Tuesday ruled Patel must face trial by jury. He dismissed Patel's application for a judge-only trial for the death of 75-year-old Mervyn Morris.