Insight: Inquests and Inquiries

5 June 2018

New newsletter providing updates on key legal developments and practical insights from leading barristers who regularly appear in the most significant inquests and public inquiries.

Editors: Samantha Leek QC and Jonathan Dixey.

Issue 1 includes articles on the following:
• key differences between inquests and public inquiries – Jason Beer QC;
• inquests arising from deaths in care homes and hospitals where the deceased was subject to DoLS – Beatrice Collier;
• applications to quash previous inquests – John Goss;
• when post mortem examinations are necessary – Alison Hewitt
• the relevance of admissions of non-causative failings in inquests – Robert Cohen.
Plus summaries of recent key cases – Amy Clarke and Aaron Moss.

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