Inquest into the Death of Murray James Davis
Mr. Davis, 24, died on August 17, 2017, while in custody at the Elgin-Middlesex Detention Centre. An inquest into his death is mandatory under the Coroners Act.
The inquest will examine the circumstances surrounding Mr. Davis’ death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing future deaths in similar circumstances.
The inquest is expected to last five days and hear from 13 witnesses.
The inquest will start at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, November 21, 2022. Dr. David Eden will be the presiding officer. Julian Roy and Vanessa Decker will be inquest counsel.