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​Media Statement: Next dates in the Lindt Inquest are set for 25 May to 5 June

Issued: Wednesday, 18 March 2015

New dates for the inquest into the deaths of Katrina Dawson, Tori Johnson and Man Monis at the Lindt Cafe have now been set.

The next two weeks will be held from 25 May 2015 to 5 June 2015 at John Maddison Tower at 88 Goulburn Street, Sydney.

The inquest will be held in segments throughout 2015, with findings expected to be delivered in early 2016.

Announcements about further hearing dates will be made throughout the year.

The first segment of the hearing will focus on the background of Mr Monis and related issues. 

Ultimately, more than 60 witnesses and experts are expected to appear during the entire inquest.

Non-publication orders may apply to parts of the evidence.

State Coroner Michael Barnes will preside over the inquest.