*R (on the application of Worthington) v HM Senior Coroner for the County of Cumbria

Coroner – Inquest. The defendant coroner in the inquest into the death of Poppi Worthington had not erred in law in including references to anal penetrationin the section of his review which concerned conclusion as to death and in his record of inquest. The Divisional Court, in dismissing her father's application for judicial review, held that the coroner's review had been exemplary, he had considered and analysed the evidence with particular care, and made findings of fact which were unchallengeable.

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