Marina Litvinenko, the widow of Alexander Llitvinenko, speaks to the media outside the Royal Courts of Justice, in central London, as she has vowed to continue her quest for the truth after the ... more 
Marina Litvinenko, the widow of Alexander Llitvinenko, speaks to the media outside the Royal Courts of Justice, in central London, as she has vowed to continue her quest for the truth after the Government refused her impassioned calls for a public inquiry into his death. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Friday July 12, 2013. Mrs Litvinenko said she was still "optimistic" that the full circumstances behind her husband's death would be exposed. Her comments came after suffering another devastating setback in her pursuit of justice, as coroner Sir Robert Owen said the Government had rejected calls for a public inquiry to be set up in place of an inquest. See PA story INQUEST Litvinenko. Photo credit should read: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire less 
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