A disgraced physician branded lazy and argumentative by social employees has been given a last probability to finish her unpaid work order.
Katy McAllister narrowly averted a jail sentence after she beforehand admitted making an attempt to smuggle unlawful painkillers.
The 34-year-old was positioned on a neighborhood payback order at Dundee Sheriff Courtroom which consisted of 210 hours of unpaid work and two years beneath the supervision of the social work division.
Nevertheless, McAllister was accused of being repeatedly obstructive by social employees which led to a sheriff threatening her with a jail time period.
A review hearing was previously told that McAllister was asked not to return to a Sense Scotland charity shop after claims that she “chatted all day” during a shift. McAllister additionally mentioned she didn’t wish to work in a male-dominated setting and claimed childcare difficulties made it laborious for her to attend workshops.
The previous physician, who was struck-off the medical register, dedicated her offences between Could and August 2017 at her Seafield Shut residence, Dundee’s Royal Mail sorting workplace and the UK worldwide postal hub in Coventry.
Regardless of making an attempt to import morphine, McAllister ended up with paracetamol and ibuprofen after being duped by a provider in India.
In 2015, McAllister was acquitted on the Excessive Courtroom in Edinburgh of killing a pal by giving her a cocktail of medication at a tattoo parlour.
She was then convicted on the Excessive Courtroom in Glasgow in June 2017 after pleading responsible to separate expenses of supplying or providing to produce diazepam and temazepam to different people, in addition to possessing magic mushrooms and the managed drug midazolam.
McAllister returned to courtroom on Thursday after an up to date social work report was compiled.
Defence solicitor Gary McIlravey mentioned the “transient however optimistic” report would enable his consumer to finish the neighborhood payback order.
After permitting the order to proceed, Sheriff Alastair Carmichael mentioned: “Ensure you full this order. Should you don’t you would possibly find yourself with a custodial sentence.”
An additional overview was additionally fastened for February.