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Inquest Into the Death Of Jeremie Audette Announced

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Inquest Into the Death Of Jeremie Audette Announced

Ministry of the Solicitor General

Kingston -- Dr. Roger Skinner, Regional Supervising Coroner for East Region, Kingston Office, today announced that an inquest will be held in the death of Jeremie Audette.

Jeremie Audette, aged 2, died on July 28, 2010, after entering a backyard pool while under the supervision of an unlicensed daycare provider. The inquest will examine the circumstances surrounding Jeremie Audette's death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths. The inquest is expected to last 15 days and to hear from 23 witnesses. The inquest will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, November 26, 2012, at the Ottawa Courthouse, 161 Elgin Street, Courtroom #33. Dr. Louise McNaughton-Filion will preside as inquest coroner and Ms. Vivian Lee Stewart will be counsel to the coroner.

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  • Dr. Roger Skinner

    Regional Supervising Coroner for East Region, Kingston Office

    613-544-1596

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