Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 443 (Jul)
Court: Divisional Court
Judge:

Lord Woolf CJ and Curtis J

Representation Phillippa Kaufmann (instructed by Thanki Novy Taube) for the claimant.
  The defendant did not appear and was not represented.
Judgment Dates: 29 July 2002

Catchwords

Coroner - Inquest - Verdict - Detainee in young offender institution - Prison officer removing regular watch placed on detainee - Detainee committing suicide - Coroner refusing application for prison officer to give evidence - Coroner refusing to put verdicts involving neglect to jury - Whether coroner in error.

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