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coronial

Referring to the office of the coroner (UK except Scotland)/Procurator Fiscal (Scotland) or acts carried out thereby.
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A 'complete break with the past' was needed so the coronial system can detect cases of homicide, medical error and neglect, said Dame Janet Smith in the Inquiry's third report.
The bereavement viewing facility is part of the State Mortuary, which services coronial cases as well as Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital.
Mr Dunn has operated his own legal practice as a solicitor advocate in Benalla for the past 12 years, handling a diverse range of matters including intervention orders, child protection applications, civil litigation and coronial, family law and criminal proceedings, Mr Clark said.
Mr O Bryan has extensive experience in the field of administrative law, including in Royal Commissions, boards of inquiry and coronial inquests.
Under the revamped coronial system, 14 fulltime Coroners throughout the country replace 55 part-time Coroners.
The report summarised a list of deficits in the existing coronial autopsy practice.
The Secretary, Department of Health and Human Services today extended his sincere condolences to the family and friends of Craig Sullivan whose death at Ashley Youth Detention Centre in 2010 was subject to Coronial findings today.
Speakers included Chief Coroner Judge Neil MacLean and Christchurch Coroner Sue Johnson, who gave an overview on Coronial services in New Zealand.
A Ministry of Justice spokesman said: "Both the House of Commons and House of Lords have expressed a strong desire to debate the coroners' proposals within the context of wider coronial reform.
The first coronial inquest into death under anaesthesia was held in 1848.
Due to inconsistency between states in relation to reporting requirements in the various Coronial Acts and (with the exception of Western Australia) dependence on voluntary reporting, a completely accurate figure for the rate of anaesthesia related mortality is not yet available.