Family or Legal Representative
Access to confidential case information in the file, other than the official docket, is limited to:
W.S. §7-4-105(c) A surviving spouse, surviving parent, an adult child, personal representative, legal representative, or a legal guardian.
Rules for family requests:
- Relatives of the deceased not specifically listed in Wyoming statute can
only receive a copy of the docket, and must submit the form noted
- Request is by completion and submission of the appropriate signed form,
with a photocopy of the requesting party’s identification, unless the ID
is verified in person by coroner staff. Representatives or guardians
must provide copies of legal paperwork establishing the relationship.
- There are no fees to the family members listed for copies of the records.
§7-4-105(d) Upon making a written request, a law enforcement entity of
the state of Wyoming or United States government, a district attorney,
the United States attorney for the district of Wyoming, a county, state
or federal public health agency, a board licensing health care
professionals under title 33 of the Wyoming statutes, the division
responsible for administering the Wyoming Workers’ Compensation Act, the
state occupational epidemiologist, the department and the division
responsible for administering the Wyoming Occupational Health and Safety
Act, the office of the inspector of mines, insurance companies with
legitimate interest in the death, all parties in civil litigation
proceedings with legitimate interest in the death or a treating
physician, while in performance of his official duty…..(refer to
WY Statutes 2011
Family form request.