Jordan Inquest appeal heard by Supreme Court: Ian Skelt acts for Coroner

The Supreme Court have this week heard the appeal in the matter of Hugh Jordan, considering whether a claim under HRA 1998 alleging a breach of the requirement for a prompt investigation of a death contrary to Art 2 ECHR can be brought before the inquest has finally concluded. Ian Skelt of Serjeants’ Inn is junior counsel to the NI Coroner.