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Doctors linked to child's death not called to give evidence at new inquest

Alan and Jennifer Roberts, parents of Claire Roberts (9) who died in 1996 at the Royal Victoria Hospital for Sick Children in Belfast. Picture by Hugh Russell
Seanín Graham
DOCTORS linked to a "cover up" of failings that led to the hospital death of a nine-year-old girl will not be called as witnesses at a fresh inquest - an omission described as "shocking" by her parent[...]

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