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Dominic Bernard – Nov. 24 – Sault Ste. Marie
The inquest will begin at 10 a.m., at the Ramsey Room, Civic Centre, 99 Foster Dr., Sault Ste. Marie. Dr. Shelagh McRae will preside as inquest coroner and Dana Peterson will be Counsel to the Coroner.
Frank Berry – Nov. 24 – Toronto
The inquest will begin at 9:30 a.m., at the Forensic Sciences and Coroners’ Complex, 25 Morton Shulman Ave., Toronto. Dr. John Carlisle will preside as inquest coroner and Michael Blain will be counsel to the coroner.
Christopher Coffey – Dec. 1 – Walkerton
The inquest will begin at 9 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 1, 2014, at the Walkerton Clean Water Centre, 20 Ontario Rd., Walkerton. Dr. Thomas Wilson will preside as inquest coroner and Vanessa Decker will be counsel to the coroner.
Joseph Drummond – TBA – Ottawa
Dr. Louise McNaughton-Filion, Regional Supervising Coroner for East Region, Ottawa Office, announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Joseph Drummond, 30. He died in October, 2012, during the course of his employment at a surface mine in Elizabethtown-Kitely Township. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.
Robert Clause – Inquest Recommendations, Nov. 11
- Since 2012, CanLII has posted Ontario coroner’s inquest verdicts and recommendations online.
- “Speaking for the Dead” — Death investigations in Ontario
- Judicial Review – Family Rep Challenges Coroner’s Decision in Police Shooting Inquest
- Inquest legal fees reimbursement program – Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services