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#Inquest

# inquest - Monday 24 August, 2020

'No indication' of abduction, police chief tells inquest into the death of teenager Nora Quoirin
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

'No indication' of abduction, police chief tells inquest into the death of teenager Nora Quoirin

Updated Aug 24th 2020, 4:20 PM 24,591 Views 0 Comments

Nora (15) went missing on a family holiday in Malaysia last year and was later found dead.

# inquest - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Coroner delivers verdict in the death of UK TV presenter Caroline Flack
# Inquest
# Inquest

Coroner delivers verdict in the death of UK TV presenter Caroline Flack

Aug 6th 2020, 5:41 PM 59,893 Views 18 Comments

Caroline Flack’s mental state and her impending prosecution contributed to her suicide, the coroner found.

Caroline Flack inquest to conclude amid accusations she faced ‘show trial’
# Caroline Flack
# Caroline Flack

Caroline Flack inquest to conclude amid accusations she faced ‘show trial’

Aug 6th 2020, 8:56 AM 25,288 Views 48 Comments

Flack died by suicide on 15 February.

# inquest - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Caroline Flack let down, hounded and feared end of career, inquest hears
# Inquest
# Inquest

Caroline Flack let down, hounded and feared end of career, inquest hears

Aug 5th 2020, 4:31 PM 36,085 Views 28 Comments

Flack’s mother Chris and twin sister Jody told the inquest they had been concerned for Flack in the weeks leading up to her trial.

# inquest - Friday 10 July, 2020

Malaysian authorities to hold inquest into death of Nóra Quoirin
# Inquest
# Inquest

Malaysian authorities to hold inquest into death of Nóra Quoirin

Jul 10th 2020, 10:30 PM 24,101 Views 6 Comments

An autopsy found Nora likely starved and died of internal bleeding after about a week in the jungle.

# inquest - Thursday 20 February, 2020

Teen died due to ingestion of ecstasy and morphine at Indiependence music festival
# Jack Downey
# Jack Downey

Teen died due to ingestion of ecstasy and morphine at Indiependence music festival

Feb 20th 2020, 11:16 AM 45,711 Views 45 Comments

The 19-year-old became ill at the festival and died three days later in hospital.

# inquest - Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Society of editors says it is 'wrong to blame media' for Caroline Flack's death
# Headlines
# Headlines

Society of editors says it is 'wrong to blame media' for Caroline Flack's death

Feb 18th 2020, 9:31 PM 55,590 Views 41 Comments

An inquest into her death is to open on Wednesday.

# inquest - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Murdered mechanic was subject to threats for several years before he was shot dead in his home, inquest hears
# Dublin Coroner's Court
# Dublin Coroner's Court

Murdered mechanic was subject to threats for several years before he was shot dead in his home, inquest hears

Jan 29th 2020, 10:13 PM 38,954 Views 0 Comments

Liam Murray was last seen alive on St Patrick’s Day in 2009 but his body was not discovered until three days later.

# inquest - Friday 24 January, 2020

'Lessons should be learned' says parents of four-year-old who died of viral infection at crèche
# Cillian O'Driscoll
# Cillian O'Driscoll

'Lessons should be learned' says parents of four-year-old who died of viral infection at crèche

Jan 24th 2020, 7:23 AM 33,790 Views 0 Comments

An inquest is taking place in Cork.

# inquest - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Jastine Valdez murder was 'exceptional and unusual in society', inquest hears
# Inquest
# Inquest

Jastine Valdez murder was 'exceptional and unusual in society', inquest hears

Jan 23rd 2020, 9:17 PM 20,256 Views 13 Comments

The jury returned a narrative verdict and issued a number of recommendations.

# inquest - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Garda tells inquest Mark Hennessy ‘looked like a man possessed’ before he was fatally shot
# Inquest
# Inquest

Garda tells inquest Mark Hennessy ‘looked like a man possessed’ before he was fatally shot

Updated Jan 22nd 2020, 7:11 PM 25,085 Views 0 Comments

The 40-year-old man was shot dead after he abducted and killed Jastine Valdez in May 2018.

# inquest - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Inquest told how Mark Hennessy 'looked as if everything was over' before garda shot him
# Jastine Valdez
# Jastine Valdez

Inquest told how Mark Hennessy 'looked as if everything was over' before garda shot him

Jan 21st 2020, 7:31 PM 36,870 Views 0 Comments

The 40-year-old was shot after he abducted and killed Jastine Valdez in May 2018.

# inquest - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Nóra Quoirin's parents say it is 'absolutely critical' for inquest to be held by Malaysian authorities
# Nora Quoirin
# Nora Quoirin

Nóra Quoirin's parents say it is 'absolutely critical' for inquest to be held by Malaysian authorities

Jan 18th 2020, 10:00 AM 26,290 Views 26 Comments

“If the case is closed there will be no truth and we will be deprived from justice,” Nóra’s father has said.

# inquest - Friday 10 January, 2020

Nora Quoirin’s parents demand answers after Malaysian authorities say inquest will not be held
# Nora Quoirin
# Nora Quoirin

Nora Quoirin’s parents demand answers after Malaysian authorities say inquest will not be held

Jan 10th 2020, 12:55 PM 18,658 Views 19 Comments

Malaysian authorities have classified Nora’s death as “no further action”.

# inquest - Thursday 19 December, 2019

Toddler Santina Cawley died from traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries, inquest hears
# Cork
# Cork

Toddler Santina Cawley died from traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries, inquest hears

Dec 19th 2019, 10:57 AM 19,548 Views 0 Comments

The toddler died after being found critically injured in an apartment on 5 July.

# inquest - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Cancer patient left waiting on a hospital trolley in hallway discharged herself and later died, inquest told
# Inquest
# Inquest

Cancer patient left waiting on a hospital trolley in hallway discharged herself and later died, inquest told

Dec 5th 2019, 8:43 PM 76,748 Views 43 Comments

The woman was left on a trolley for six hours beside the bins, her daughter said.

'Accidental death' recorded at inquest of boy who died in collision during garda pursuit
# Limerick
# Limerick

'Accidental death' recorded at inquest of boy who died in collision during garda pursuit

Dec 5th 2019, 3:40 PM 28,041 Views 22 Comments

After striking a signpost and ditch, the car he was in became elevated on its left side and then struck a telegraph pole.

# inquest - Monday 18 November, 2019

Cyril 'Dublin Jimmy' McGuinness died from suspected 'cardiac event', inquest hears
# Kevin Lunney
# Kevin Lunney

Cyril 'Dublin Jimmy' McGuinness died from suspected 'cardiac event', inquest hears

Nov 18th 2019, 5:46 PM 32,184 Views 34 Comments

McGuinness collapsed while police searched a house he was staying in on 8 November.

# inquest - Monday 11 November, 2019

'What happened Joanne is our worst nightmare': Unlawful killing verdict returned at Joanne Ball inquest
# Joanne Ball
# Joanne Ball

'What happened Joanne is our worst nightmare': Unlawful killing verdict returned at Joanne Ball inquest

Nov 11th 2019, 5:02 PM 37,635 Views 7 Comments

Joanne’s body was found in a wardrobe in her estranged husband’s apartment at 92 Ranelagh Road on 15 February 2018.

# inquest - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Limerick hospital apologises for death of teenager who sustained massive blood loss during surgery
# Jessica Sheedy
# Jessica Sheedy

Limerick hospital apologises for death of teenager who sustained massive blood loss during surgery

Nov 6th 2019, 9:29 PM 42,322 Views 7 Comments

Jessica Sheedy (18) from Bruff, Co Limerick died three days after the surgery in May 2018.

# inquest - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

'She was our bright-eyed little girl': Father pays tribute at inquest of daughter (3)
# Abigael Conlon
# Abigael Conlon

'She was our bright-eyed little girl': Father pays tribute at inquest of daughter (3)

Oct 30th 2019, 9:27 PM 37,735 Views 18 Comments

Abigael Conlon was killed after she sustained serious injuries in a road crash in February 2018.

# inquest - Thursday 17 October, 2019

Body of pensioner (84) left undiscovered in Cork sitting room for seven months, inquest hears
# Cork
# Cork

Body of pensioner (84) left undiscovered in Cork sitting room for seven months, inquest hears

Oct 17th 2019, 6:10 PM 28,963 Views 23 Comments

The coroner said it was ‘disheartening’ that the man’s absence from day-to-day life was not noted sooner.

# inquest - Wednesday 16 October, 2019

Inquest opens into murder of homeless man on O'Connell St
# Peter Donnelly
# Peter Donnelly

Inquest opens into murder of homeless man on O'Connell St

Oct 16th 2019, 6:15 AM 18,859 Views 0 Comments

Peter Donnelly was stabbed to death in June this year.

# inquest - Thursday 3 October, 2019

'Significant arrests' in investigation into machete murder of Polish father-of-two in Cork
# Inquest
# Inquest

'Significant arrests' in investigation into machete murder of Polish father-of-two in Cork

Oct 3rd 2019, 1:48 PM 27,621 Views 3 Comments

A “comprehensive file” is to be sent to the DPP.

# inquest - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Schmidt: 'Nothing mitigates losing the way we did. It's an unacceptable result'
# Inquest
From The42
# Inquest

Schmidt: 'Nothing mitigates losing the way we did. It's an unacceptable result'

Aug 27th 2019, 3:52 PM 20,611 Views 42 Comments

The Ireland head coach hopes a number of changes in personnel will help his team bounce back this weekend.

# inquest - Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Siblings of man who was killed by his tenant take action over inquest into his death
# Thomas O'Gorman
# Thomas O'Gorman

Siblings of man who was killed by his tenant take action over inquest into his death

Jul 30th 2019, 8:05 AM 31,335 Views 0 Comments

Thomas O’Gorman was killed between 11 January and 12 January 2014 at his home in Castleknock.

# inquest - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Family of woman struck by Luas 'carry her in their hearts'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Family of woman struck by Luas 'carry her in their hearts'

Jul 9th 2019, 9:55 PM 29,077 Views 6 Comments

Mother-of-two Catriona Cahill was struck by a tram on the Red Line in July 2017.

# inquest - Wednesday 3 July, 2019

Man to be charged with murder of ex-Sinn Féin official and IRA/MI5 double-agent Denis Donaldson
# Glenties
# Glenties

Man to be charged with murder of ex-Sinn Féin official and IRA/MI5 double-agent Denis Donaldson

Updated Jul 3rd 2019, 4:34 PM 19,266 Views 0 Comments

Donaldson was killed months after admitting that he had worked as an M15 agent for over 20 years.

# inquest - Tuesday 11 June, 2019

Mother says pleas for help 'brushed away' at inquest into baby's death
# Inquest
# Inquest

Mother says pleas for help 'brushed away' at inquest into baby's death

Jun 11th 2019, 8:03 PM 24,983 Views 20 Comments

Brenda and Michael Ryan said they welcomed new guidelines introduced following the death of their son.

# inquest - Thursday 6 June, 2019

Date set for full inquest into the death of Jastine Valdez's killer
# Wicklow
# Wicklow

Date set for full inquest into the death of Jastine Valdez's killer

Jun 6th 2019, 1:27 PM 16,039 Views 19 Comments

He died from a gunshot wound.

# inquest - Tuesday 16 April, 2019

Tumble dryer likely cause of former Labour politician's death, inquest hears.
# Limerick
# Limerick

Tumble dryer likely cause of former Labour politician's death, inquest hears.

Apr 16th 2019, 10:55 PM 42,639 Views 3 Comments

Seamus Houlihan was found unresponsive following a house fire at his Limerick home last summer.

# inquest - Friday 5 April, 2019

Botched IRA warning call contributed to Birmingham pub bombing deaths, inquest finds
# Inquest
# Inquest

Botched IRA warning call contributed to Birmingham pub bombing deaths, inquest finds

Apr 5th 2019, 1:40 PM 13,023 Views 66 Comments

Over 200 people were also injured in the 1974 attacks.

# inquest - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Stardust fire campaigners move forward in 'strongest' attempt to hold new inquest
# Attorney General
# Attorney General

Stardust fire campaigners move forward in 'strongest' attempt to hold new inquest

Apr 2nd 2019, 4:48 PM 8,964 Views 13 Comments

New documents have been submitted to the Attorney General.

# inquest - Thursday 28 March, 2019

Cork toddler who died in tragic Roman blind accident 'died instantly without any suffering'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Cork toddler who died in tragic Roman blind accident 'died instantly without any suffering'

Mar 28th 2019, 6:04 PM 42,149 Views 10 Comments

Leah Troy was just 13 months when she died last September.

# inquest - Thursday 14 March, 2019

Date set for inquest into death of murdered student Jastine Valdez
# Inquest
# Inquest

Date set for inquest into death of murdered student Jastine Valdez

Mar 14th 2019, 1:30 PM 10,146 Views 5 Comments

The 24-year-old student was abducted in Enniskerry, Co Wicklow on Saturday 19 May 2018.

# inquest - Monday 11 March, 2019

Inquest hears details of Prodigy frontman Keith Flint's death
# Inquest
# Inquest

Inquest hears details of Prodigy frontman Keith Flint's death

Mar 11th 2019, 2:35 PM 90,589 Views 47 Comments

The singer (49) was found dead last week on at his home in a village in Essex.

# inquest - Monday 11 February, 2019

Footballer Sala died due to head and trunk injuries
# Inquest
From The42
# Inquest

Footballer Sala died due to head and trunk injuries

Feb 11th 2019, 9:34 PM 50,646 Views 16 Comments

The late star was formally identified by fingerprints.

# inquest - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

Mother of baby who died 12 hours after birth tells inquest it was 'the worst day of our lives'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Mother of baby who died 12 hours after birth tells inquest it was 'the worst day of our lives'

Feb 5th 2019, 5:35 PM 20,045 Views 8 Comments

Last year, the High Court heard the baby suffered a fractured skull and a significant brain injury.

# inquest - Tuesday 22 January, 2019

Carrickmines fire inquest: Deaths ruled as misadventure as survivors are commended for bravery
# Dublin Coroner's Court
# Dublin Coroner's Court

Carrickmines fire inquest: Deaths ruled as misadventure as survivors are commended for bravery

Updated Jan 22nd 2019, 5:50 PM 13,367 Views 8 Comments

The fire claimed the lives of five adults and five children including a five-month-old baby.

# inquest - Monday 21 January, 2019

Carrickmines fire: Victims had 'fatal levels' of carbon monoxide saturation
# Inquest
# Inquest

Carrickmines fire: Victims had 'fatal levels' of carbon monoxide saturation

Jan 21st 2019, 6:48 PM 9,557 Views 1 Comment

The fire claimed the lives of five adults and five children including a five-month-old baby.