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#Inquest

# inquest - Sunday 17 July, 2022

Defeat to Ireland was 'not acceptable,' says New Zealand Rugby chief
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Defeat to Ireland was 'not acceptable,' says New Zealand Rugby chief

Jul 17th 2022, 9:32 AM 27,153 Views 18 Comments

Meanwhile, Brodie Retallick has been ruled out for up to two months after Andrew Porter’s tackle on him.

# inquest - Monday 4 July, 2022

Inquest hears how man believed that killing his landlord 'would rid the world of evil'
# Saverio Bellante
# Saverio Bellante

Inquest hears how man believed that killing his landlord 'would rid the world of evil'

Jul 4th 2022, 5:51 PM 26,577 Views 0 Comments

Saverio Bellante was found not guilty of murder by reason of insanity seven years ago.

# inquest - Wednesday 29 June, 2022

Derry mother was shot by soldier in ‘unjustified’ circumstances, says coroner
# Derry
# Derry

Derry mother was shot by soldier in ‘unjustified’ circumstances, says coroner

Jun 29th 2022, 4:42 PM 12,079 Views 9 Comments

Kathleen Thompson, a 47-year-old housewife, was killed by a bullet to the chest in her back garden in Derry in 1971.

# inquest - Monday 27 June, 2022

GSOC investigation into fatal shooting of George Nkencho by gardaí has 'made significant progress'
# Inquest
# Inquest

GSOC investigation into fatal shooting of George Nkencho by gardaí has 'made significant progress'

Jun 27th 2022, 1:56 PM 13,232 Views 0 Comments

Nkencho was fatally wounded by members of the Garda Armed Support Unit outside his home in December 2020.

# inquest - Friday 3 June, 2022

Boy (8) died after inhaling helium from a balloon he had placed over his head, inquest hears
# Luke Ramone Harper
# Luke Ramone Harper

Boy (8) died after inhaling helium from a balloon he had placed over his head, inquest hears

Jun 3rd 2022, 4:15 PM 53,309 Views 0 Comments

Luke Ramone Harper was pronounced dead at Temple Street Children’s Hospital in Dublin on April 2 last year.

# inquest - Friday 27 May, 2022

Investigation finds 'uncontrollable spin' caused 2019 plane crash in Kildare, killing pilots
# Inquest
# Inquest

Investigation finds 'uncontrollable spin' caused 2019 plane crash in Kildare, killing pilots

May 27th 2022, 4:56 PM 14,766 Views 3 Comments

The investigation by the Air Accident Investigation Unit found no structural faults with the aircraft.

# inquest - Thursday 12 May, 2022

Vincent Browne to assist inquest as witness to loyalist car bomb attack
# Inquest
# Inquest

Vincent Browne to assist inquest as witness to loyalist car bomb attack

May 12th 2022, 6:13 PM 12,026 Views 0 Comments

Vincent Browne was a newspaper journalist working in Belfast in the 1970s.

# inquest - Wednesday 20 April, 2022

Lifebuoy missing from scene of drowning on Liffey quays in Dublin, inquest hears
# Inquest
# Inquest

Lifebuoy missing from scene of drowning on Liffey quays in Dublin, inquest hears

Apr 20th 2022, 7:47 PM 22,595 Views 0 Comments

Daniel Cullen died after falling into the Liffey at Sir John Rogerson Quay.

# inquest - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Hearing into deaths of three men killed in N7 crash last year adjourned following family objection
# Inquest
# Inquest

Hearing into deaths of three men killed in N7 crash last year adjourned following family objection

Apr 7th 2022, 5:28 PM 40,996 Views 0 Comments

The men died when their car burst into flames following a high-speed crash with a truck on the N7 while they were fleeing from gardaí.

# inquest - Tuesday 5 April, 2022

Perfectly healthy baby died as a result of medical misadventure at Mayo University Hospital

Perfectly healthy baby died as a result of medical misadventure at Mayo University Hospital

Apr 5th 2022, 8:48 PM 39,542 Views 0 Comments

The inquest heard that Cian Hunt’s death was avoidable if he had been delivered at 36 weeks as was originally planned.

# inquest - Tuesday 29 March, 2022

Max Mosley took own life after learning he had just weeks to live, inquest hears
# Inquest
# Inquest

Max Mosley took own life after learning he had just weeks to live, inquest hears

Mar 29th 2022, 6:24 PM 70,158 Views 0 Comments

The former FIA president took his own life at his London home in May 2021

# inquest - Thursday 17 March, 2022

Footballer Emiliano Sala died as result of plane crash, inquest jury finds
# Inquest
# Inquest

Footballer Emiliano Sala died as result of plane crash, inquest jury finds

Mar 17th 2022, 6:15 PM 19,992 Views 9 Comments

The Argentina-born striker died from head and chest injuries but was deeply unconscious, having been poisoned by carbon monoxide.

# inquest - Tuesday 15 March, 2022

12-year-old boy suffered 'severe and irreversible brain injury' after falling off stair bannister in school
# Inquest
# Inquest

12-year-old boy suffered 'severe and irreversible brain injury' after falling off stair bannister in school

Mar 15th 2022, 5:29 PM 45,908 Views 0 Comments

The inquest heard that measures were taken to improve the safety of stairways at the school following Blaise Cunningham’s death.

# inquest - Thursday 10 March, 2022

Accomplished swimmer drowned during early morning swim in Dublin Bay, inquest hears
# Inquest
# Inquest

Accomplished swimmer drowned during early morning swim in Dublin Bay, inquest hears

Mar 10th 2022, 4:45 PM 39,640 Views 0 Comments

The inquest heard Dr Holly Delaney-Rice was a regular swimmer and a gifted athlete who had run several New York marathons.

# inquest - Thursday 24 February, 2022

Football agent denies knowingly organising ‘grey’ flight for Emiliano Sala
# Inquest
# Inquest

Football agent denies knowingly organising ‘grey’ flight for Emiliano Sala

Feb 24th 2022, 11:00 PM 19,550 Views 0 Comments

The aircraft that crashed into the Channel killing both the player and the pilot had no licence to carry paying passengers.

# inquest - Wednesday 23 February, 2022

Taoiseach promises action on Stardust fire inquest demand
# Inquest
# Inquest

Taoiseach promises action on Stardust fire inquest demand

Feb 23rd 2022, 4:05 PM 5,545 Views 11 Comments

A new Bill is being brought forward in the Seanad to ensure that the inquest is held before a jury.

# inquest - Tuesday 22 February, 2022

Parents of 22-year-old who died in camping tragedy praise friends who tried to save him
# Conor King
# Conor King

Parents of 22-year-old who died in camping tragedy praise friends who tried to save him

Feb 22nd 2022, 8:30 PM 60,655 Views 0 Comments

The inquest in to the young man’s death heard that his friends attempted to save him after he fell through ablowhole.

# inquest - Tuesday 15 February, 2022

Emiliano Sala felt pressured into making record transfer, mother tells inquest
# Emiliano Sala
# Emiliano Sala

Emiliano Sala felt pressured into making record transfer, mother tells inquest

Feb 15th 2022, 5:05 PM 18,108 Views 0 Comments

The footballer was killed in a plane crash as he flew to Wales from Nantes to complete a transfer to Cardiff City in January 2019.

# inquest - Tuesday 25 January, 2022

Family of woman killed at traffic lights call for sensors to be fitted to front of vehicles
# Inquest
# Inquest

Family of woman killed at traffic lights call for sensors to be fitted to front of vehicles

Jan 25th 2022, 8:20 PM 47,373 Views 13 Comments

Olivia Loader (48) died after being hit by the vehicle at the junction of Phibsborough Road and Connaught Street.

# inquest - Thursday 18 November, 2021

Jury in mother and baby inquest returns verdict of medical misadventure
# Marie Downey
# Marie Downey

Jury in mother and baby inquest returns verdict of medical misadventure

Nov 18th 2021, 9:48 PM 22,566 Views 7 Comments

The jury made a series of recommendations in the case.

# inquest - Wednesday 17 November, 2021

Mystery remains over why man killed his brothers in Cork, inquest told
# Inquest
# Inquest

Mystery remains over why man killed his brothers in Cork, inquest told

Nov 17th 2021, 9:30 PM 27,691 Views 0 Comments

The killings took place in Co Cork in February.

Four-day-old boy sustained irreversible brain injury when mother collapsed out of hospital bed
# Inquest
# Inquest

Four-day-old boy sustained irreversible brain injury when mother collapsed out of hospital bed

Nov 17th 2021, 4:29 PM 32,101 Views 0 Comments

An inquest into the deaths of Marie and Darragh Downey continued today.

# inquest - Tuesday 16 November, 2021

Husband says wife and newborn son may not have died if epilepsy guidelines had been followed
# Inquest
# Inquest

Husband says wife and newborn son may not have died if epilepsy guidelines had been followed

Nov 16th 2021, 10:50 PM 30,585 Views 0 Comments

Marie Downey died following a sudden epileptic seizure at CUMH in March 2019.

# inquest - Tuesday 9 November, 2021

Bus passenger left on motorway after violent behaviour was fatally injured a short time later
# Inquest
# Inquest

Bus passenger left on motorway after violent behaviour was fatally injured a short time later

Nov 9th 2021, 7:38 PM 75,141 Views 0 Comments

The driver said he decided to move off as the passenger’s behaviour was both unpredictable and violent

# inquest - Thursday 16 September, 2021

Calls for urgent resolution to legal fees impasse for Stardust families
# Stardust Fire
# Stardust Fire

Calls for urgent resolution to legal fees impasse for Stardust families

Sep 16th 2021, 4:38 PM 5,062 Views 0 Comments

Campaigners said this morning that the Department Of Justice has reneged on its “past promises” to pay for work undertaken by their legal representatives.

# inquest - Tuesday 14 September, 2021

Kilkenny hospital admits failures in care of mother whose son died shortly after birth
# Inquest
# Inquest

Kilkenny hospital admits failures in care of mother whose son died shortly after birth

Sep 14th 2021, 7:00 PM 16,372 Views 0 Comments

Baby Laurence Somers died at the Coombe Hospital in Dublin on 28 January 2018.

# inquest - Monday 13 September, 2021

Mother of newborn who died shortly after birth hits out at hospital staff for not updating her on son's condition
# Inquest
# Inquest

Mother of newborn who died shortly after birth hits out at hospital staff for not updating her on son's condition

Sep 13th 2021, 6:35 PM 35,401 Views 0 Comments

Dublin District Coroner’s Court heard emotional evidence from Gráinne Somers from Kilkenny.

# inquest - Friday 3 September, 2021

Man with disabilities died of complications from swallowing disposable gloves, inquest hears
# Inquest
# Inquest

Man with disabilities died of complications from swallowing disposable gloves, inquest hears

Sep 3rd 2021, 12:17 PM 25,625 Views 0 Comments

Dublin Coroner’s Court heard Kevin Dillon had been examined at two hospitals in the days before his death.

# inquest - Monday 30 August, 2021

Hospital offers apology to family of mother and infant son who died in single room onsite
# Inquest
# Inquest

Hospital offers apology to family of mother and infant son who died in single room onsite

Aug 30th 2021, 6:31 PM 31,686 Views 0 Comments

The inquest into Marie Downey’s death opened today at Cork Coroners’ Court.

# inquest - Monday 23 August, 2021

10-year-old boy found on ground after 1975 baton round discharge, inquest told
# Courts
# Courts

10-year-old boy found on ground after 1975 baton round discharge, inquest told

Aug 23rd 2021, 5:44 PM 26,104 Views 0 Comments

A coroner has begun hearing the legacy inquest into the death of Stephen Geddis in west Belfast in August 1975.

# inquest - Wednesday 4 August, 2021

Man killed by his father and brother wrote letter saying he feared for his life, inquest hears
# Kanturk
# Kanturk

Man killed by his father and brother wrote letter saying he feared for his life, inquest hears

Aug 4th 2021, 5:02 PM 58,803 Views 0 Comments

The incident happened at the family home in Kanturk on 26 October 2020, following a dispute over the inheritance of a farm.

# inquest - Wednesday 28 July, 2021

Inquest into Stardust tragedy will attempt to ‘allay rumours and suspicion’
# Inquest
# Inquest

Inquest into Stardust tragedy will attempt to ‘allay rumours and suspicion’

Jul 28th 2021, 6:15 PM 9,190 Views 5 Comments

A fresh inquest is being held into the 1981 disaster.

# inquest - Wednesday 21 July, 2021

Missing Tyrone teenager Arlene Arkinson was killed by convicted child killer, coroner finds
# Inquest
# Inquest

Missing Tyrone teenager Arlene Arkinson was killed by convicted child killer, coroner finds

Jul 21st 2021, 3:23 PM 23,637 Views 3 Comments

Arlene Arkinson was 15 years old when she disappeared in August 1994 following a night out.

# inquest - Thursday 1 July, 2021

Family of girl (3) killed in car crash left with 'a renewed sense of injustice' after inquest hearing
# Inquest
# Inquest

Family of girl (3) killed in car crash left with 'a renewed sense of injustice' after inquest hearing

Jul 1st 2021, 7:44 AM 31,298 Views 0 Comments

Estlin Wall was in a rear child seat in a car driven by her father at the time of the collision.

# inquest - Monday 21 June, 2021

George Nkencho inquest adjourned as demonstrators gather at RDS to 'stand in solidarity' with family
# Dublin
# Dublin

George Nkencho inquest adjourned as demonstrators gather at RDS to 'stand in solidarity' with family

Updated Jun 21st 2021, 10:55 AM 34,707 Views 0 Comments

The inquest has been adjourned as the GSOC investigation is ongoing.

# inquest - Friday 12 March, 2021

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 11,784 Views 0 Comments

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

# inquest - Friday 22 January, 2021

Family of Nora Quoirin to challenge inquest ruling that she died by misadventure
# Nora Quoirin
# Nora Quoirin

Family of Nora Quoirin to challenge inquest ruling that she died by misadventure

Jan 22nd 2021, 5:55 PM 10,820 Views 0 Comments

Nora (15) went missing on a family holiday in Malaysia last year and was later found dead.

# inquest - Thursday 10 December, 2020

Inquest into death of Nora Quoirin in Malaysia ends with verdict due within month
# Nora Quoirin
# Nora Quoirin

Inquest into death of Nora Quoirin in Malaysia ends with verdict due within month

Dec 10th 2020, 4:17 PM 8,651 Views 0 Comments

Nora (15) went missing on a family holiday in Malaysia last year and was later found dead.

# inquest - Thursday 12 November, 2020

Father of Nóra Quoirin heard 'muffled noises' before teen vanished in Malaysia, inquest hears
# Sebastien Quoirin
# Sebastien Quoirin

Father of Nóra Quoirin heard 'muffled noises' before teen vanished in Malaysia, inquest hears

Nov 12th 2020, 8:15 AM 22,444 Views 0 Comments

Sebastien Quoirin believes she could have been kidnapped and then dumped in the jungle.

# inquest - Wednesday 11 November, 2020

Police were slow to respond to abduction fears, Nora Quoirin’s mother tells inquest
# Nora Quoirin
# Nora Quoirin

Police were slow to respond to abduction fears, Nora Quoirin’s mother tells inquest

Nov 11th 2020, 11:19 AM 17,726 Views 3 Comments

Meabh Quoirin gave evidence by videolink from her London home.

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