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#Coroner

# coroner - This year 2022

‘Global first’ ruling that online content contributed to Molly Russell’s death
# Molly Russell
# Molly Russell

‘Global first’ ruling that online content contributed to Molly Russell’s death

Updated Sep 30th 2022, 9:09 PM 45,253 Views 0 Comments

Andrew Walker concluded the 14-year-old died ‘from an act of self-harm while suffering depression and the negative effects of online content’.

Coroner approves PSNI attempt to withhold material from Noah Donohoe inquest
# Belfast
# Belfast

Coroner approves PSNI attempt to withhold material from Noah Donohoe inquest

Sep 8th 2022, 12:05 PM 18,108 Views 0 Comments

Justice Michael Humphreys said disclosing the information would create a real risk of harm to the public interest.

Coroner determines actress Anne Heche died due to smoke inhalation and burns
# Crash
# Crash

Coroner determines actress Anne Heche died due to smoke inhalation and burns

Aug 18th 2022, 3:14 PM 29,681 Views 0 Comments

Heche’s vehicle collided with a residence in the Mar Vista area of Los Angeles and became “engulfed in flames”.

Coroner ‘startled’ by British Attorney General’s failure to reply to files query
# Hugh Gerard Coney
# Hugh Gerard Coney

Coroner ‘startled’ by British Attorney General’s failure to reply to files query

Jun 7th 2022, 7:06 AM 19,403 Views 0 Comments

An inquest into the death of a man shot during a prison escape heard that there had been no response from the AG’s office in London for nine months.

Burials Bill: New law will allow for Tuam mother and baby home and other sites to be excavated
# Coroner
# Coroner

Burials Bill: New law will allow for Tuam mother and baby home and other sites to be excavated

Updated Feb 22nd 2022, 4:25 PM 14,956 Views 23 Comments
  • The legislation will allow the excavation, recovery and analysis of remains at the site of the former mother and baby institutions
  • The restriction on the jurisdiction of the coroner has been removed entirely from the Bill
  • Catherine Corless said today is "a good day", Órla Ryan reports

# coroner - Last year 2021

UN experts warn Burials Bill may 'create obstacles' to examining deaths at Mother & Baby Homes
# Tuam
# Tuam

UN experts warn Burials Bill may 'create obstacles' to examining deaths at Mother & Baby Homes

Nov 10th 2021, 5:19 PM 15,648 Views 11 Comments

The proposed legislation raises “serious concerns in relation to the State’s compliance with its international legal obligations”, the groups note.

BBC presenter Lisa Shaw died due to vaccine complication – coroner
# England
# England

BBC presenter Lisa Shaw died due to vaccine complication – coroner

Aug 26th 2021, 7:59 PM 85,842 Views 0 Comments

The award-winning radio host died three weeks after her first dose of the AstraZeneca Covid jab.

Cars parade through Ballymurphy to cheers and applause after coroner’s ruling
# Innocent
# Innocent

Cars parade through Ballymurphy to cheers and applause after coroner’s ruling

May 12th 2021, 7:47 AM 16,553 Views 7 Comments

A coroner ruled that the people killed in the west Belfast shootings involving British soldiers in August 1971 were “entirely innocent”.

Coroner says force used in restraint of Belfast man in 2016 was not excessive
# Inquest
# Inquest

Coroner says force used in restraint of Belfast man in 2016 was not excessive

Mar 12th 2021, 3:02 PM 11,791 Views 0 Comments

Gerard McMahon died in hospital in 2016, hours after he suffered a cardiac arrest during an altercation with police.

Coroner rules death of Nora Quoirin was likely due to 'misadventure'
# Malaysia
# Malaysia

Coroner rules death of Nora Quoirin was likely due to 'misadventure'

Updated Jan 4th 2021, 9:08 AM 33,085 Views 0 Comments

The coroner ruled it would be a breach of duty to speculate on third-party involvement without evidence.

# coroner - All time

Justice Department to make 'formal requests' to coroners after woman who died in Direct Provision buried alone
# SYLVA TUKULA
# SYLVA TUKULA

Justice Department to make 'formal requests' to coroners after woman who died in Direct Provision buried alone

Jan 5th 2020, 12:05 AM 27,064 Views 13 Comments

Sylva Tukula was buried in May without ceremony or notice given to her friends.

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 28,981 Views 23 Comments

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

Fatal Alabama tornado: 7 members of one family and four children among victims
# Coroner
# Coroner

Fatal Alabama tornado: 7 members of one family and four children among victims

Mar 5th 2019, 10:52 PM 13,208 Views 2 Comments

The four children who died in the tornado were aged 6, 8, 9 and 10.

Carrickmines rescue attempts: 'I found Sylvia and Thomas but I couldn't lift them'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Carrickmines rescue attempts: 'I found Sylvia and Thomas but I couldn't lift them'

Updated Jan 15th 2019, 4:53 PM 16,656 Views 3 Comments

Yesterday the jury was told safety guidelines did not apply to the site as it had originally been intended as a temporary housing solution.

Ana Kriegel inquest hears she died of blunt force trauma to the head
# Inquest
# Inquest

Ana Kriegel inquest hears she died of blunt force trauma to the head

Oct 2nd 2018, 2:06 PM 25,453 Views 0 Comments

The 14-year-old girl’s body was found at a disused farmhouse on 17 May.

Coroner calls for parental vigilance after 10-year-old boy dies from allergic reaction to McDonald's Peri Peri wrap
# Food Allergies
# Food Allergies

Coroner calls for parental vigilance after 10-year-old boy dies from allergic reaction to McDonald's Peri Peri wrap

Jul 25th 2018, 5:57 PM 43,631 Views 41 Comments

Maleek Lawal had known allergies to fish, milk (which the wrap contained) and eggs.

Coroner warns of dangers of steroid use at inquest into death of 18-year-old Limerick boy
# Luke O'brien May
# Luke O'brien May

Coroner warns of dangers of steroid use at inquest into death of 18-year-old Limerick boy

Jul 5th 2018, 4:40 PM 18,185 Views 21 Comments

Luke O’Brien May died after becoming ill in the midst of his Leaving Certificate exams last year.

Swedish journalist 'was strangled or had her throat cut' on submarine
# Kim Wall
# Kim Wall

Swedish journalist 'was strangled or had her throat cut' on submarine

Mar 22nd 2018, 12:36 PM 15,978 Views 0 Comments

Kim Wall was on the submarine belonging to Danish inventor Peter Madsen.

Verdict of medical misadventure returned at inquest into death of nine-month-old baby
# Baby Eoin
# Baby Eoin

Verdict of medical misadventure returned at inquest into death of nine-month-old baby

Mar 6th 2018, 4:06 PM 19,082 Views 0 Comments

Baby Eoin Julian died at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital in Crumlin on 30 December 2015.

Husband of Irish woman shot dead while on holiday in Tunisia found her beneath a beach towel
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Husband of Irish woman shot dead while on holiday in Tunisia found her beneath a beach towel

Feb 21st 2018, 9:30 PM 35,224 Views 13 Comments

38 people were killed in the 2015 attack, including three Irish people.

Wicklow man died after taking headshop drug known as 'gravel' and 'bubble'
# Drugs
# Drugs

Wicklow man died after taking headshop drug known as 'gravel' and 'bubble'

Jan 23rd 2018, 5:35 PM 33,547 Views 63 Comments

An inquest heard cause of death was Alpha PVP toxicity with restraint as a contributory factor.

All 58 victims of Las Vegas mass shooting died of gunshot wounds, says coroner
# Mass Shooting
# Mass Shooting

All 58 victims of Las Vegas mass shooting died of gunshot wounds, says coroner

Dec 22nd 2017, 10:20 PM 13,801 Views 22 Comments

The incident on 1 October was the deadliest mass shooting in US history.

Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas
# Coroner's Court
# Coroner's Court

Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas

Dec 1st 2017, 2:16 PM 25,886 Views 35 Comments

The inquest heard that a number of people got off the Luas at the Abbey Street stop in a bid to help David O’Reilly.

'Death by misadventure' recorded by inquest into the five fatalities in Buncrana Pier tragedy
# Donegal
# Donegal

'Death by misadventure' recorded by inquest into the five fatalities in Buncrana Pier tragedy

Nov 23rd 2017, 7:46 PM 27,109 Views 35 Comments

Five members of the same family were killed when a car entered the water.

Father and three-year-old son drowned after falling into ditch, inquest hears
# Shortcut
# Shortcut

Father and three-year-old son drowned after falling into ditch, inquest hears

Sep 19th 2017, 5:18 PM 41,070 Views 26 Comments

Sean Sweeney and his son Tyler Joyce were found dead in 10 inches of water on Easter Sunday 2016.

'I've visited families where their son or daughter has died by suicide. That sticks with you'
# Most Difficult Job
# Most Difficult Job

'I've visited families where their son or daughter has died by suicide. That sticks with you'

Jun 4th 2017, 7:30 AM 14,706 Views 2 Comments

Kerry coroner Terence Casey began compulsory retirement last week, and reflects on his career with TheJournal.ie

Woman dies after 'side effects from contraceptive pill were not treated'
# Wales
# Wales

Woman dies after 'side effects from contraceptive pill were not treated'

Jul 28th 2016, 9:09 PM 48,930 Views 0 Comments

The woman was instead treated for lower back pain.

"We weren't allowed to take him out of the incubator, we could only touch his little hand through it"
# Medical Misadventure
# Medical Misadventure

"We weren't allowed to take him out of the incubator, we could only touch his little hand through it"

May 10th 2016, 5:51 PM 20,802 Views 6 Comments

An inquest into the death of Darragh Byrne in February 2013 found that he died due to medical misadventure.

Cyclist killed after early morning collision in Co Louth
# Birch's Lane
# Birch's Lane

Cyclist killed after early morning collision in Co Louth

Apr 23rd 2016, 10:53 AM 19,979 Views 0 Comments

The man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene.

Irish man who died in kayak in UK 'had stab wounds to neck and wrist'
# Inquest
# Inquest

Irish man who died in kayak in UK 'had stab wounds to neck and wrist'

Oct 28th 2015, 12:50 PM 32,527 Views 12 Comments

Dr Morgan Savage (40) was found on a beach on the Isle of Wight in September.

Man killed in Kildare assault described as 'well liked character'
# Naas
# Naas

Man killed in Kildare assault described as 'well liked character'

Aug 23rd 2015, 7:27 PM 55,094 Views 29 Comments

The 58-year-old was taken to Naas General Hospital where he died from his injuries.

Man's body found in apartment in Sligo
# Investigation
# Investigation

Man's body found in apartment in Sligo

Aug 3rd 2015, 11:57 PM 22,983 Views 4 Comments

The discovery was made today.

Budget cuts in Sligo could see coroners' fees put to rest
# Budget
# Budget

Budget cuts in Sligo could see coroners' fees put to rest

Nov 24th 2014, 6:50 PM 9,333 Views 14 Comments

The Council’s budget will make efforts to tackle debt from establishing water infrastructure.

Robin Williams' death officially ruled a suicide
# Tragic
# Tragic

Robin Williams' death officially ruled a suicide

Nov 8th 2014, 8:34 AM 19,345 Views 20 Comments

The 63-year-old had become more paranoid in the time before he took his own life, coroners have said.

Was Peaches a heroin addict?: 'Yes'. Husband tells inquest Geldof was in drug treatment
# Addiction
# Addiction

Was Peaches a heroin addict?: 'Yes'. Husband tells inquest Geldof was in drug treatment

Jul 23rd 2014, 10:57 PM 49,121 Views 76 Comments

Full inquest rules that the 25-year-old died of a heroin overdose.

Gardaí search for missing motorbike after fatal Dublin crash
# Investigation
# Investigation

Gardaí search for missing motorbike after fatal Dublin crash

May 25th 2014, 9:20 AM 26,847 Views 44 Comments

A man in his 20s died in the crash last night, but his motorbike was taken from the scene before gardaí arrived.

Man wakes up in body bag at funeral home, says he's definitely alive
# Oops
# Oops

Man wakes up in body bag at funeral home, says he's definitely alive

Feb 28th 2014, 4:15 PM 35,133 Views 36 Comments

Family members say the 78-year-old told them he’s happy to be alive.

Post-mortem due after tragic three-year-old death in lift shaft
# Galway
# Galway

Post-mortem due after tragic three-year-old death in lift shaft

Jan 14th 2014, 7:59 AM 17,784 Views 31 Comments

Two separate investigations have been launched by gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority.

Body of man discovered in car found submerged in Naas canal
# Co Kildare
# Co Kildare

Body of man discovered in car found submerged in Naas canal

Nov 30th 2013, 2:39 PM 21,735 Views 32 Comments

Gardaí are now appealing for witnesses to the collision, which took place overnight.

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