Royal hoax nurse's family in court as inquest date set

The full inquest into the death of Bristol nurse Jacintha Saldanha will be held on 2 May 2013, a coroner decided today.

Miss Saldanha, from Southmead, was found hanged three days after putting through a hoax phone call about the Duchess of Cambridge, who was being treated at the hospital in London where she worked. Today her husband and two children, along with the Labour MP Keith Vaz were at court.

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Royal hoax nurse DJs

The Australian DJs involved in the hoax phone call to the hospital treating the Duchess of Cambridge could still face prosecution. The call was taken by Jacintha Saldanha, a nurse from Bristol. Three days later she killed herself.