Rogue midwife involved in six homebirth deaths

The rogue midwife Lisa Barrett was involved in a sixth fatal homebirth only months after the dangers of her practice were publicly condemned by a state coroner.

Details of the death of the baby have emerged in a 51-page ruling by the SA Health Practitioners Tribunal , which last week fined her $20,000 and banned her from any involvement in midwifery.

The tribunal's ruling was based in part on the high-profile SA inquest into the deaths of three babies following homebirths attended by Ms Barrett (pictured), as