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Post-mortems

Question for Ministry of Justice

UIN 134370, tabled on 27 March 2018

To ask the Secretary of State for Justice, if he will review the value and purpose of secondary post-mortems.

Answered on

4 April 2018

The Ministry of Justice is not proposing to review second post-mortem examinations.

Coroners are independent judicial office holders and the way they carry out their judicial functions is a matter for them.