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Inquest into the Death of Ashley Smith to be Webcast

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Inquest into the Death of Ashley Smith to be Webcast

Ministry of the Solicitor General

Dr. Bert Lauwers, Deputy Chief Coroner for Inquests, today announced that the inquest into the death of Ashley Smith will be streamed live on the internet.

This decision was made due to the exceptionally high level of public interest in this case, both within Ontario and across the country.

The inquest will begin at 9 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at the Coroners Courts, 15 Grosvenor St., Toronto. Dr. John Carlisle will preside as inquest coroner, and Jocelyn Speyer and Marg Creal will act as counsel to the coroner.

The webcast will begin at 9 a.m. on Monday morning.

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