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Security camera video evidence expected at Sinclair inquest

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The inquest into the 2008 death of Brian Sinclair at a Winnipeg emergency room continues today at the downtown law courts.

The hearing is expected to see evidence regarding security camera video of the day Sinclair arrived at the Health Sciences Centre.

The inquest is looking into the circumstances surrounding why the 45-year-old Sinclair ended up spending 34 hours in Health Sciences Centre's ER waiting room without being treated.

Sinclair, who had been sent to the hospital in a cab by a local medical clinic with a note saying he had a blocked catheter and suspected bladder infection, likely died from two to seven hours before his death was discovered.

His condition was treatable.

 

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