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Covid-19 UPDATE - 1st April 2021
SITTINGS OF THE CORONER’S COURT CONTINUE SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
Due to the continued Level 5 Covid-19 restrictions as announced by the Government and the Public Health advices together with the recent announcements of the Courts Service on hearings in Courthouses, inquest hearings for the Kildare District will remain suspended until further notice. The situation regarding safe resumption of inquest hearings will be reviewed later this month following further consultations with the Coroners Service Council and the Courts Service in the light of Government and Public Health advices. The urgency in resuming hearings for bereaved families and other interested persons is recognised and will form part of the upcoming consultations and the Department of Justice and Courts Service will be advised of that urgency.
An update of the status of cases proceeding to inquest hearing as of 31st March 2021 is available below to assist families and others awaiting inquest hearings in relation to deceased persons.
Professor Denis A. Cusack,
Senior Coroner for the District of Kildare.
1st April 2021.