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# Coroner's Court

This month
July 2024
Inquest hears homeless man drowned in River Liffey while attempting to rescue stranger
This year
Dublin coroners complained they were conducting 50% fewer inquests last year due to admin staff shortage
Dublin mother of six (36) died suddenly from toxic shock syndrome linked to a tampon
Stardust: These were the causes of death recorded today for the 48 people who died
The Stardust inquests today delivered a verdict of unlawful killing in the case of all victims.
Woman died of blood clots days after doctor discharged her with panic attack symptoms
Victim of Hutch-Kinahan feud, Jason Molyneux, was shot up to 13 times, inquest hears
Last year
Inquest hears man prevented from trying to rescue his drowning father due to sea conditions
Families of two men killed on M50 question DPP's decision for no criminal prosecution over deaths
Stardust barman gives evidence for the first time of helping to save a girl from the fire
Father whose children were killed by mother asks for inquest to cover her mental illness treatment
Stardust floor manager thought fire was deliberately started so people could 'rob the bars'
First witnesses give evidence on Stardust fire as inquests enter new phase
'Treasured memories': Stardust portraits come to a close - but families face a long road ahead
'I think a part of all of us died that day': Final pen portraits read to Stardust inquests
Sister of Stardust victim searched 'for days' before body was identified through a watch
Schoolboy died from blood loss after uncle's frenzied knife and hammer attack, inquest hears
Motorcycle rider William Dunlop died after 'blast of oil and smoke' from bike, inquest hears
Sligo man died from burns suffered while taking a hot bath, inquest hears
Date set for inquest into death of Coast Guard volunteer Caitriona Lucas
All time
Peggy Morrissey was driving to safety of son, Marty Morrissey when involved in fatal crash
Post-mortem results show Lisa Thompson was strangled and stabbed repeatedly in her home
Dublin man hunting for rabbits died of a single gunshot wound to the head, inquest finds
Nobody charged in relation to death of Derek Hutch despite over 450 lines of inquiry
Death of mother a week after giving birth to her third child was due to medical error, inquest hears
Perfectly healthy baby died as a result of medical misadventure at Mayo University Hospital
Stardust coroner to rule later this week on whether 'unlawful killing' verdict can be excluded
Inquest hears worker died from fall from scaffolding erected by unqualified tradesmen
Call for reform of 'inadequate' coroner system after families experience long delays in investigations
Cancer patient left waiting on a hospital trolley in hallway discharged herself and later died, inquest told
'Accidental death' recorded at inquest of boy who died in collision during garda pursuit
Inquest opens into murder of homeless man on O'Connell St
Clare boys drowned in disused quarry despite 'valiant' rescue efforts of friends, inquest told
'I've never seen anything this extreme': 34-year-old man died due to 'torrential' nosebleed
Wicklow man died after taking headshop drug known as 'gravel' and 'bubble'
Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas
Pathologist says driver of jeep in Buncrana pier tragedy was over drink-driving limit
14-year-old girl scout's fall from helicopter 'unlikely' to have caused her death, inquest hears
Three-year-old boy sat on his father's lap before fatal crash into truck, inquest told
Irish Rail drivers received no support as families question them at suicide inquests
'Accidental death' in case of eight-year-old boy who died by hanging