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From TheJournal.ie Body of pensioner (84) left undiscovered in Cork sitting room for seven months, inquest hears Cork

Body of pensioner (84) left undiscovered in Cork sitting room for seven months, inquest hears

The coroner said it was ‘disheartening’ that the man’s absence from day-to-day life was not noted sooner.

From TheJournal.ie Fatal Alabama tornado: 7 members of one family and four children among victims Coroner

Fatal Alabama tornado: 7 members of one family and four children among victims

The four children who died in the tornado were aged 6, 8, 9 and 10.

From TheJournal.ie Carrickmines rescue attempts: 'I found Sylvia and Thomas but I couldn't lift them' Inquest

Carrickmines rescue attempts: 'I found Sylvia and Thomas but I couldn't lift them'

Yesterday the jury was told safety guidelines did not apply to the site as it had originally been intended as a temporary housing solution.

From TheJournal.ie Ana Kriegel inquest hears she died of blunt force trauma to the head Inquest

Ana Kriegel inquest hears she died of blunt force trauma to the head

The 14-year-old girl’s body was found at a disused farmhouse on 17 May.

From TheJournal.ie Coroner calls for parental vigilance after 10-year-old boy dies from allergic reaction to McDonald's Peri Peri wrap Food Allergies

Coroner calls for parental vigilance after 10-year-old boy dies from allergic reaction to McDonald's Peri Peri wrap

Maleek Lawal had known allergies to fish, milk (which the wrap contained) and eggs.

From TheJournal.ie Coroner warns of dangers of steroid use at inquest into death of 18-year-old Limerick boy Luke O'brien May

Coroner warns of dangers of steroid use at inquest into death of 18-year-old Limerick boy

Luke O’Brien May died after becoming ill in the midst of his Leaving Certificate exams last year.

From TheJournal.ie Swedish journalist 'was strangled or had her throat cut' on submarine Kim Wall

Swedish journalist 'was strangled or had her throat cut' on submarine

Kim Wall was on the submarine belonging to Danish inventor Peter Madsen.

From TheJournal.ie Verdict of medical misadventure returned at inquest into death of nine-month-old baby Baby Eoin

Verdict of medical misadventure returned at inquest into death of nine-month-old baby

Baby Eoin Julian died at Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital in Crumlin on 30 December 2015.

From TheJournal.ie Husband of Irish woman shot dead while on holiday in Tunisia found her beneath a beach towel Terrorism

Husband of Irish woman shot dead while on holiday in Tunisia found her beneath a beach towel

38 people were killed in the 2015 attack, including three Irish people.

From TheJournal.ie Wicklow man died after taking headshop drug known as 'gravel' and 'bubble' Drugs

Wicklow man died after taking headshop drug known as 'gravel' and 'bubble'

An inquest heard cause of death was Alpha PVP toxicity with restraint as a contributory factor.

From TheJournal.ie All 58 victims of Las Vegas mass shooting died of gunshot wounds, says coroner Mass Shooting

All 58 victims of Las Vegas mass shooting died of gunshot wounds, says coroner

The incident on 1 October was the deadliest mass shooting in US history.

From TheJournal.ie Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas Coroner's Court

Accidental death verdict at inquest of man who choked on Mars bar on the Luas

The inquest heard that a number of people got off the Luas at the Abbey Street stop in a bid to help David O’Reilly.

From TheJournal.ie 'Death by misadventure' recorded by inquest into the five fatalities in Buncrana Pier tragedy Donegal

'Death by misadventure' recorded by inquest into the five fatalities in Buncrana Pier tragedy

Five members of the same family were killed when a car entered the water.

From TheJournal.ie Father and three-year-old son drowned after falling into ditch, inquest hears Shortcut

Father and three-year-old son drowned after falling into ditch, inquest hears

Sean Sweeney and his son Tyler Joyce were found dead in 10 inches of water on Easter Sunday 2016.

From TheJournal.ie 'I've visited families where their son or daughter has died by suicide. That sticks with you' Most Difficult Job

'I've visited families where their son or daughter has died by suicide. That sticks with you'

Kerry coroner Terence Casey began compulsory retirement last week, and reflects on his career with TheJournal.ie

From TheJournal.ie Woman dies after 'side effects from contraceptive pill were not treated' Wales

Woman dies after 'side effects from contraceptive pill were not treated'

The woman was instead treated for lower back pain.

From TheJournal.ie "We weren't allowed to take him out of the incubator, we could only touch his little hand through it" Medical Misadventure

"We weren't allowed to take him out of the incubator, we could only touch his little hand through it"

An inquest into the death of Darragh Byrne in February 2013 found that he died due to medical misadventure.

From TheJournal.ie Cyclist killed after early morning collision in Co Louth Birch's Lane

Cyclist killed after early morning collision in Co Louth

The man in his 50s was pronounced dead at the scene.

From TheJournal.ie Irish man who died in kayak in UK 'had stab wounds to neck and wrist' Inquest

Irish man who died in kayak in UK 'had stab wounds to neck and wrist'

Dr Morgan Savage (40) was found on a beach on the Isle of Wight in September.

From TheJournal.ie Man killed in Kildare assault described as 'well liked character' Naas

Man killed in Kildare assault described as 'well liked character'

The 58-year-old was taken to Naas General Hospital where he died from his injuries.

From TheJournal.ie Man's body found in apartment in Sligo Investigation

Man's body found in apartment in Sligo

The discovery was made today.

From TheJournal.ie Budget cuts in Sligo could see coroners' fees put to rest Budget

Budget cuts in Sligo could see coroners' fees put to rest

The Council’s budget will make efforts to tackle debt from establishing water infrastructure.

From TheJournal.ie Robin Williams' death officially ruled a suicide Tragic

Robin Williams' death officially ruled a suicide

The 63-year-old had become more paranoid in the time before he took his own life, coroners have said.

From TheJournal.ie Was Peaches a heroin addict?: 'Yes'. Husband tells inquest Geldof was in drug treatment Addiction

Was Peaches a heroin addict?: 'Yes'. Husband tells inquest Geldof was in drug treatment

Full inquest rules that the 25-year-old died of a heroin overdose.

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí search for missing motorbike after fatal Dublin crash Investigation

Gardaí search for missing motorbike after fatal Dublin crash

A man in his 20s died in the crash last night, but his motorbike was taken from the scene before gardaí arrived.

From TheJournal.ie The 5 at 5: Friday Take 5

The 5 at 5: Friday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock.

From TheJournal.ie Man wakes up in body bag at funeral home, says he's definitely alive Oops

Man wakes up in body bag at funeral home, says he's definitely alive

Family members say the 78-year-old told them he’s happy to be alive.

From TheJournal.ie Post-mortem due after tragic three-year-old death in lift shaft Galway

Post-mortem due after tragic three-year-old death in lift shaft

Two separate investigations have been launched by gardaí and the Health and Safety Authority.

From TheJournal.ie Body of man discovered in car found submerged in Naas canal Co Kildare

Body of man discovered in car found submerged in Naas canal

Gardaí are now appealing for witnesses to the collision, which took place overnight.

From TheJournal.ie University Hospital Galway apologises to Praveen Halappanavar and family Savita

University Hospital Galway apologises to Praveen Halappanavar and family

The apology comes after the publication of a damning HIQA report into Savita’s treatment at University Hospital Galway.

From TheJournal.ie Body of young woman found in search for missing teen Chloe Kinsella Limerick

Body of young woman found in search for missing teen Chloe Kinsella

Gardaí said the body, which was recovered from the River Shannon, is that of the missing 15-year-old.

From TheJournal.ie Suicide resource centre dedicates rooms to Donal Walsh Kerry

Suicide resource centre dedicates rooms to Donal Walsh

Donal Walsh’s parents donated funds to the Console Centre in Tralee so special rooms for teens could be refurbished.

From TheJournal.ie Suicides in Kerry decreased since Donal Walsh spoke out, says coroner Suicide

Suicides in Kerry decreased since Donal Walsh spoke out, says coroner

Terence Casey says the “plague” of suicides in Kerry has reduced since the late teenager appealed to young people not to take their own lives.

From TheJournal.ie Bodies of three women found wrapped in plastic bags in Ohio Investigation

Bodies of three women found wrapped in plastic bags in Ohio

Police say they are searching for more victims.

From TheJournal.ie The 9 at 9: Thursday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Thursday

Here are the nine stories you need to know as you start your day.

From TheJournal.ie Inquest into deaths of five Tit Bonhomme crew members opens today Tit Bonhomme

Inquest into deaths of five Tit Bonhomme crew members opens today

The fishing vessel sank off the coast of Cork in January last year with just one member of the crew surviving.

From TheJournal.ie Use of helmets on Dublinbikes 'would not be possible to enforce' Use Your Head

Use of helmets on Dublinbikes 'would not be possible to enforce'

Following the death of a student using a Dublinbike last year, the coroner had recommended the council make helmets available to hire with the scheme.

From TheJournal.ie Boost for Hillsborough families as new inquests to be held close to home Hillsborough

Boost for Hillsborough families as new inquests to be held close to home

The coroner Lord Justice Goldring made the announcement this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Body found at back of Tipperary house Investigation

Body found at back of Tipperary house

The body, which has not been identified, was found at 2pm today near Tipperary town.

From TheJournal.ie Inquest into Savita death enters fourth day Savita

Inquest into Savita death enters fourth day

Proceedings are due to resume at 10am this morning.

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