Park doctor denies negligence in doping case


The South Korean doctor who administered an injection that caused swim star Park Tae-Hwan to fail a drugs test has become the scapegoat in the affair, her lawyer argued in court Tuesday.

The doctor, identified only by her surname Kim, is standing trial on charges of professional negligence, violating the medical code and causing bodily harm.

She pleaded not guilty to all three charges Tuesday as the case opened.

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Photo by KOREA.NET – Official page of the Republic of Korea

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