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Mary Patricia Farrell v Senior Coroner for North East Hampshire & Amanda Burden (Interested Party)

Authors / Contributors: Bridget Dolan , Briony Ballard
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Mary Patricia Farrell v Senior Coroner for North East Hampshire & Amanda Burden (Interested Party)
   
Issue: Whether, under s13 Coroners Act 1988, the interests of justice required a fresh inquest where there was no evidence to support the claimant’s suspicions of foul play and no realistic possibility of a fresh inquest reaching a different conclusion.
   
Court: High Court, QBD, Divisional Court
   
Reference:   CO/4407/2019
   
Neutral Citation:   [2021] EWHC 778 (Admin)
   
Judge(s): Popplewell LJ, Cavanagh J, HHJ Teague QC (the Chief Coroner of England and Wales)
   
Date: 30 March 2021