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Inquest Date into the Death of Giuseppe Serra Announced

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Inquest Date into the Death of Giuseppe Serra Announced

Ministry of the Solicitor General

Dr. David Eden, Regional Supervising Coroner for Inquests, today announced that an inquest date has been scheduled for the death of Giuseppe Serra.

Mr. Serra, 40, died on June 17, 2014 from injuries received during the course of his employment at a construction site in Windsor. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.

The inquest will examine the events surrounding Mr. Serra's death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths.

The inquest is expected to last eight days and to hear from approximately 20 witnesses.

The inquest will begin at 9 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 15, 2016, at the Windsor Superior Courthouse, 245 Windsor Ave. Dr. C. Fedoruk will preside as inquest coroner and Kim Bertholet will be counsel to the coroner.

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  • Dr. David Eden

    Regional Supervising Coroner for Inquests




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