Thursday, December 22, 2011

Bulletin: Charles Smith: Canadian Press sees the revocation of his medical license as one of the "most significant news events" of 2011.

STORY: "The year in headlines: 2011 saw no shortage of Canadian, international news." The Canadian Press. An in-brief look back at some of the most significant news events of the last 12 months, in chronological order.

GIST: "February: Ontario's College of Physicians and Surgeons revoked the licence of disgraced pathologist Dr. Charles Smith, whose shoddy work and misguided testimony resulted in a series of wrongful convictions."


PUBLISHER'S NOTE: The Toronto Star, my previous employer for more than twenty incredible years, has put considerable effort into exposing the harm caused by Dr. Charles Smith and his protectors - and into pushing for reform of Ontario's forensic pediatric pathology system. The Star has a "topic" section which focuses on recent stories related to Dr. Charles Smith. It can be found at:

Information on "The Charles Smith Blog Award"- and its nomination process - can be found at:

Harold Levy: Publisher; The Charles Smith Blog;;