Nitschke’s court win

Townsville Bulletin - - NEWS -

EU­THANA­SIA cam­paigner Dr Philip Nitschke has won the right to ap­peal his sus­pen­sion to prac­tise medicine by the Med­i­cal Board of Aus­tralia. Supreme Court Jus­tice Gra­ham Hi­ley handed down his judg­ment yes­ter­day, set­ting aside the de­ci­sion by the Med­i­cal Board of Aus­tralia to im­me­di­ately sus­pend him from prac­tis­ing medicine any­where in Aus­tralia af­ter the sui­cide of Perth man Nigel Bray­ley. Dr Nitschke’s lawyer in­di­cated they would ap­ply for costs to be paid by the MBA.

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