(CONCORD MONITOR) — Her patients walked into the courthouse lobby, some moving on crutches, others walking gingerly.

They had driven 50 miles and beyond to support Anna Konopka, the doctor who lost her license to practice medicine last month and went to Superior Court Friday to get it back.

Konopka sought an injunction from the judge. He said he’d take it under advisement during a quick hearing. Her patients said they were outraged, and they lined up enthusiastically to tell me why.

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