Today in the pouring rain this gentleman asked if Sheffield City Council will take action to prevent the government from dismantling the NHS. They have legal grounds to hold our government to account. For more information click here to read the original article by Dr Eoin Clarke.
Below is the full judgement of the Information Tribunal into the Lansley’s appeal of the Information Commissioner’s November order to publish the NHS Risk Register after Labour MP & former Shadow Health Secretary John Healey’s initial requests to do so back in June 2011. In this case the court unanimously decided that the NHS Bill was contrary to the Tory manifesto, unexpected, rushed, far reaching, pre-judged and without proper consultation. In effect, the judgement implies that the Tories cynically hid their plans to carve up the NHS prior to the 2010 election. You and I knew that of course, but to read it in black & white from a court judgement is truly unprecedented. This document below is a devastating indictment of the Tory handling of our democratic process. The judges unanimously ruled the Tory government should release the full contents of the NHS Risk Register.
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Some of the above text has been borrowed from an original article by Dr Eoin Clarke on his blog The Green Benches at: http://eoin-clarke.blogspot.co.uk/