Re McCaughey and Quinn’s application

Authors / Contributors: Debra Powell , Bridget Dolan
Re McCaughey and Quinn’s application
Issue: Whether, where an inquest was to take place in respect of deaths occurring before commencement of the Human Rights Act 1998, there was a freestanding procedural aspect of Art 2 requiring the inquest to be Art 2 compliant
Court: Supreme Court
Neutral Citation:   [2011] UKSC 20
Judge(s): Lord Phillips, Lord Hope, Lord Rodger, Baroness Hale, Lord Brown, Lord Kerr and Lord Dyson JJSC
Date: 18 May 2011