THE tension of the Bundaberg Court viewing room was cut by relief, resignation and, for some, dejection as Justice John Byrne read out his sentence yesterday.
DR PAUL Neeskens has dismissed concerns the conviction of Jayant Patel may lead to a drop in the number of foreign doctors working in the Bundaberg region.
DESPITE claims Queensland Health would take care of Jayant Patel's victims, there is evidence it has already abandoned the people it promised to help.
JUSTICE John Byrne exposed a closed court revelation that a juror may have spoken about Jayant Patel's manslaughter case to a family member.
MILLIONS of dollars in tax payer funds have been wasted in the trial of Jayant Patel - a situation which could have been prevented by a simple Google search.