In the Media


PUBLISHED February 18, 2014

R (on the application of Litvinenko) v Secretary of State for the Home Department: Queen's Bench Division, Divisional Court: 11 February 2014

AL dying in London from radiation poisoning - Inquest into death being opened - Counsel to the inquest concluding on the basis of government material (the HMG material) there being a prima facie case as to the culpability of the Russian state in the death of AL (Russian state responsibility issue) - Coroner ruling Russian state responsibility issue of central importance and should be included within the scope of the inquest