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Inquest Begins Following JP Morgan Banker Death

Tuesday 20th May 2014

An inquest has heard an investment banker threw himself to death from the top of JP Morgan's headquarters in London.JP morganThe JP Morgan building in Canary Wharf.

A coroner has ruled the firm couldn't have done anything to prevent 39 year old Gabriel Magee's death.

His body was found on a ninth-floor roof of the east London building in January.

Poplar Coroner's Court heard today that he made two attempts in the months before his death to get onto the building's roof.

A message on his computer that day read "jump", while others made previously said "try to jump off building" and "hate my life".