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Jessica Hernandez’s Autopsy Contradicts Police Report

We previously reported on the death of 17-year old Jessica Hernandez. Jessica was killed on January 26, 2015 in Denver, Colorado. Authorities said Jessica was in a stolen vehicle and tried running over one of the officers, striking him on the leg, which led to that and another officer firing their guns. 212 more words

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Lawyer: Second autopsy shows officers shot man from behind

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — An independent autopsy of an unarmed Mexican man killed by police in Washington state shows he was shot as many as seven times — including twice from behind — contradicting earlier statements from authorities, an attorney for the man’s family said Thursday, February 26… 561 more words

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Varughese family wants justice for son found deceased in woods

BELLEVILLE, IL (KPLR) – A Jackson County, IL grand jury determined there will be no criminal charges in the death of SIU-Carbondale student Pravin Varughese.   But family representatives believe the grand jury did not receive all the relevant information. 305 more words

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Varughese family wants justice for son found deceased in woods

BELLEVILLE, IL (KTVI) – A Jackson County, IL grand jury determined there will be no criminal charges in the death of SIU-Carbondale student Pravin Varughese.   But family representatives believe the grand jury did not receive all the relevant information. 305 more words

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Report: Suspect Shot By Police Suffered 16 Gunshot Wounds

CHICAGO (CBS) – An independent journalistic organization has published an autopsy report indicating a 17-year-old suffered 16 gunshot wounds when he was killed by Chicago police officers four months ago. 218 more words

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Police Investigating After Couple Found Dead Outside Armstrong Co. Home

DISTANT (KDKA)- An autopsy is scheduled for Monday for a couple in Armstrong County that were found dead in their front yard.

Family members discovered the bodies of 64-year-old Kenneth Steffey and 61-year-old Linda Darlene Cook outside their home on State Route 66/State Route 28 in Distant. 170 more words

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Medical students talk autopsy issues and Native American tradition

MINNESOTA – Diandra Little Dog was in San Diego when she learned about the controversy over a planned autopsy back in Duluth.

“One of my classmates had actually posted on our Facebook account … something about if you’re trying to get into the building, there’s a family outside protesting an autopsy, and don’t worry the police are there,” related Little Dog, a San Diego native who is a first-year student at the University of Minnesota Medical School’s Duluth campus. 124 more words

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