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20 Jan 2015

Six Pump Court Regulatory Team barristers act in human cannonball inquest

Mark Watson, Emmaline Lambert and Tanya Robinson are appearing at an inquest into the death of Matthew Cranch, who died whilst acting as a “human cannonball” stuntman at a Kent County Showground. He suffered a fatal accident when a safety net intended to break his fall, collapsed. He was taking part in Scott May’s Daredevil Stunt Show and had been fired from a cannon mounted on a lorry.

Mark Watson and Emmaline Lambert represent Maidstone Borough Council; Tanya Robinson represents Scott May (the stunt company and its director).

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