Independent review of gross negligence manslaughter and culpable homicide

Leslie Hamilton and his working group have published their independent review into how the law on gross negligence manslaughter and culpable homicide are applied to medical practice.

The review has been chaired by Leslie Hamilton, a former consultant cardiac surgeon.

Since we commissioned this independent review in 2018, Leslie and his working group have across the UK. Their final report, and our response, has now been published.