Inquest of

OFFICE, INQUEST OF. An examination into a matter by an officer in virtue of his office. Vide Inquisition.

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THE inquest of murdered Russian spy Alexander Litvinenko could examine the possible role of British spies in his death.
Keith Allen sees his documentary as 'an inquest of the inquest'
His inquest in March 2002 lasted only four hours but the inquest of Private James Collinson, who died four days after Geoff's inquest, lasted more than three weeks.