Ms Hunter died in May 2020 after being admitted into Ninewells Hospital in Dundee to deliver her baby who had died within the hospital. 

The Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service have now lodged a first notice to begin the court process into the death of Ms Hunter. 

A preliminary hearing has now been set for the 23rd of August 2023 at Dundee Sheriff Court.

This inquiry will now therefore explore the circumstances into the death of Ms Hunter’s death with the COPFS focusing on the case and treatment which was provided by the hospital.