Published 9th March 2017

Coroner must summon jury

The Chief Coroner has ruled that a jury is required for an inquest into the death of a woman attending a police station to give a victim statement.

This is the first judgment under the Coroners and Justice Act 2009 on entitlement to a jury when the deceased was not detained.

The judgment can be read here.


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