Inquests: article 2 engagement and impact - recording available now

17th September 2020

In this webinar “Article 2 engagement and effect” our speakers Sunyana SharmaSunyana SharmaCall: 2006 and Susan JonesSusan JonesCall: 2011 explore the effect of the recent decision of Maguire v HM Senior Coroner for Blackpool [2020] EWCA Civ 738 and the effect this will have on when Article 2 is and is not likely to be engaged.

They also considered the impact of Article 2 on the inquest procedure with a particular focus on the impact it has on the record of inquest particularly following the judgment in R (on the application of Carole Smith) v HM Assistant Coroner for North West Wales and Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board [2020] EWHC 781 (Admin). Find out more about 3PB's inquests team here.

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