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Air Pollution caused death of Ella Kissi Debrah, inquest rules.

Air Pollution caused death of Ella Kissi Debrah, inquest rules.  Ella’s death is the only death in the world to date that has been attributed to air pollution.

Second Inquest Granted

Following the ruling to quash the inquest of Ella Kissi-Debrah and grant a new one Ella’s mother Rosamund released this statement: “I am absolutely delighted by today’s ruling and look forward to finally getting the truth about Ella’s death.

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This isn’t just about Ella. Air pollution causes around 40,000 premature deaths per year in the UK, and levels of nitrogen dioxide have been illegally high since 2010 in the vast majority of urban areas in the UK.

Attorney General Moves to Quash Inquest of Nine-Year-Old Girl

The Attorney General has moved to quash the inquest of a nine-year-old girl whose deathmay be linked to illegal levels of air pollution. Ella Kissi-Debrah, who lived by the congested South Circular Road in Lewisham, London. died in February 2013 after three years of seizures and 27 visits to hospital for asthma attacks. An expert last year…
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