Source: All England Reporter
Publisher Citation: [2002] All ER (D) 470 (Oct)
Court: Divisional Court

Kennedy LJ and Pitchers J

Representation Simon Freeland QC and Jason Beer (instructed by the Solicitor for the Metropolitan Police) for the claimant.
  James Goudie QC and Jason Coppel (instructed by Kath Nicholls, Lewisham Borough Council ) for New Cross Fire Parents Committee, interested parties.
  Charles Collins in person, an interested party.
  Ian Burnett (instructed by Deborah Holmes, Southwark Borough Council) for the coroner.
Judgment Dates: 31 October 2002


Coroners - Inquest - Appointment and deployment of deputy coroners - Construction of 'absence for any lawful or reasonable cause' - s 7(1)(b).

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