Coroner's inquests

Coroner's inquests guidance:

As there is no route for a statutory appeal from the coroner’s court, the supervisory jurisdiction of the Administrative Court is important for those who wish to...

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A coroner (or a jury where there is one) is required to make a determination at the end of an inquest of the matters which were ascertained from the investigation process...

Practice Note

Types of coroner Coroners are independent judicial officers. Coroners must now be lawyers, although previously medical doctors were appointed and some remain in post....

Practice Note

While it is well known that a coroner controls an investigation into a person’s death, the modern approach to inquest preparation seeks to ensure that interested persons...

Practice Note

Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 (CA 2020). CA 2020, among other measures, confirms that COVID-19 is not...

Practice Note

Coronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020 (CA 2020). CA 2020, among other measures, relaxes the rules relating to...

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