The inquest of a school girl who died after being hit by a rugby ball is opening in Chelmsford today.
Leonie Nice, 12, died on March 13, after she collapsed during a Physical Education lesson at Woodlands school inBasildon. She was given CPR by the school's first aiders but died in hospital.
The inquest will determine if she had any underlying health problems.
The mother of teenage girl who took her own life has today called for more research into why apparently normal, happy children could contemplate such a tragedy.
Maisie Baxter - also known as Maisie Gooch - died earlier this year at her home near Norwich. Malcolm Robertson was at her inquest today.
An inquest's been held into the death of a 13-year-old schoolgirl from Norfolk found hanged in her bedroom.
Maisie Baxter from Trowse near Norwich was discovered by her mother.
Norfolk coroner William Armstrong recorded a narrative verdict - saying that although she took her own life it wasn't possible to conclude what her exact intentions were.
A serial killer asked prison staff not to keep him alive if his health deteriorated, an inquest heard today.Read the full story ›
A coroner is due to hold an inquest into the death of serial killer Donald Neilson, who died in Norwich last year.Read the full story ›
A coroner has ruled that a 31 year-old woman, found dead at her home in Kesgrave in Suffolk, was unlawfully killed.
An inquest heard how mother-of-one Beverley Farrow was strangled by Darren Hunt. The 43 year old, who lived in Walker Chase, went on to take his own life.
An inquest has opened into the deaths of a mother and daughter who died following an arson attack on their Milton Keynes home.Read the full story ›
An inquest has begun into the deaths of a mother and daughter killed in an arson attack in Milton Keynes.Read the full story ›
An inquest has heard that several opportunities to save a toddler's life were missed.Read the full story ›