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Inquest into the Death of Delilah Blair Announced

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Inquest into the Death of Delilah Blair Announced

Ministry of the Solicitor General

Dr. Rick Mann, Regional Supervising Coroner for West Region, London Office, announced today that an inquest will be held into the death of Delilah Blair.

Ms. Blair, 30, died in hospital on May 22, 2017, following transfer from the Southwest Detention Centre in Windsor. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.  

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

Details regarding the date and location will be provided at a later date when the information becomes available. Dr. Jennifer Tang will preside as inquest coroner. Kate Forget and Nicole Stortini will be counsel to the coroner.

Media Contacts

  • Dr. Rick Mann

    Regional Supervising Coroner for West Region, London Office

    519-661-6624

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