ACCIDENTAL DEATH CONTRIBUTED TO BY NEGLECT

Where the coroner refused to allow the prison officer responsible for the cancellation of a 15-minute watch to be called to give evidence, there had been insufficiency of inquiry.

[2002] EWHC 1877 (Admin)

An unsuccessful application for judicial review of a coroner’s jury’s verdict of accidental death where the deceased died in police custody after swallowing a substantial quantity of crack cocaine.

[2001] EWHC Admin 804