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Inquest into the Death of Rui-Filipe Nabico Postponed

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Inquest into the Death of Rui-Filipe Nabico Postponed

Ministry of the Solicitor General

Dr. Bonnie Burke, Regional Supervising Coroner for Central Region, Toronto East Office, announced today that the inquest into the death of Rui-Filipe Nabico, scheduled to begin on January 20, 2020, has been postponed.

Mr. Nabico, 31, died in hospital on November 4, 2016, after collapsing while in police custody. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.  

Further information will follow when it becomes available.

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  • Dr. Bonnie Burke

    Regional Supervising Coroner for Central Region, Toronto East Office

    647-329-1827

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