Gynaecologist’s jail sentence for negligence a worrying precedent — SASOG

The SA Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists has “noted with significant concern” a High Court judgment that upheld the sentence of of five years direct imprisonment for Dr Danie van der Walt, a gynaecologist who caused the death of a woman through professional negligence. SASOG said the judgment was a worrying precedent and called for “urgent … Continue reading Gynaecologist’s jail sentence for negligence a worrying precedent — SASOG