Coroner

  1. Amy Winehouse Inquest To Be Heard Again

    December 17, 2012 7:56 AM EST Officials in London say the inquest into the death of soul singer Amy Winehouse was overseen by a coroner who lacked the proper qualifications and will be re-heard next month. Amy Winehouse Dead at 27 Camden Council says a new hearing will take pl ...

  2. Amy Winehouse Coroner Resigns Over Qualifications

    February 02, 2012 7:30 AM EST LONDON (AP) - The coroner who oversaw the inquest into the death of singer Amy Winehouse has resigned after her qualifications were questioned, her boss said Wednesday - raising the possibility the investigation may have to be held again. Winehous ...

  3. Amy Winehouse's Final Hours Subject of Inquest

    October 26, 2011 6:30 AM EDT LONDON (AP) - A British coroner will hear about the final hours of Amy Winehouse's life at an inquest into the soul diva's death. The singer, who had fought drug and alcohol problems for years, was found dead in bed at her London home on ...

  4. Amy Winehouse Cause of Death Not Disclosed After Autopsy

    July 25, 2011 7:26 PM EDT LONDON - An inquest into Amy Winehouse's death has been opened and adjourned until October 26, a London coroner said Monday, as a lengthy investigation into the singer's death begins in Britain. Amy Winehouse's 'Back to Black&# ...

  5. Inquest Into Ex-Stereophonics Drummer's Death

    October 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Former Stereophonics drummer Stuart Cable died aged 40 in June after a heavy drinking session. Cable, who left Stereophonics in 2003, choked on his own vomit. Cable had been drinking whisky and vodka, police told the coroner. He was found dead on ...

  6. Brian Jones' Death To Be Re-Examined By British Police

    August 31, 2009 12:00 AM EDT British police say they will review the 1969 death of Rolling Stones guitarist Brian Jones. Sussex police said Monday in a statement that they have received documents from an investigative journalist that relate to Jones' death. They say the ...

  7. Coroner Rules Michael Jackson Death A Homicide

    August 28, 2009 12:00 AM EDT The Los Angeles County coroner says Michael Jackson's death was a homicide primarily caused by two drugs. In a statement released Friday, the coroner said the cause of death was acute intoxication from the anesthetic propofol. Other sedatives ...

  8. LAPD: Michael Jackson's Drug History To Be Probed

    July 10, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Detectives investigating the death of Michael Jackson are looking at his prescription drug history and trying to talk with his numerous former doctors, the Los Angeles police chief said. Chief William Bratton told CNN that police are waiting for t ...

  9. Police Searching For Doctor Of Michael Jackson

    June 26, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Police are searching for a doctor who they hope will help in the investigation of Michael Jackson's death. Los Angeles police spokeswoman Karen Rayner says that police towed from Jackson's house a BMW owned by one of the superstar's ...