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Inquest into the Death of Diane Jeannine Lisle Announced

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Inquest into the Death of Diane Jeannine Lisle Announced

Dr. Louise McNaughton-Filion, Regional Supervising Coroner for East Region, Ottawa Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Diane Jeannine Lisle.

Ms. Lisle, age 62, died on Jan. 7, 2013, upon return transfer from the Smith Falls Provincial Court to the Ottawa Carleton Regional Detention Centre. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.

The inquest will examine the circumstances surrounding Ms. Lisle's death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths.

Details regarding the date, location and presiding coroner will be announced when the information becomes available.

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  • Dr. Louise McNaughton-Filion

    Regional Supervising Coroner, East Region, Ottawa

    613-249-0055

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