Extra Extra Monday: High-poverty schools, the troubled VA healthcare system, medical examiner accuracy
Fatally flawed: Truth gets buried under broken rules | The Charlotte Observer
In a five-part series launched Saturday, the Charlotte Observer reveals that N.C. medical examiners routinely fail to follow crucial investigative steps, raising questions about the accuracy of thousands of death rulings.
The living face the consequences. Widows can be cheated out of insurance money. Families may never learn why their loved ones died. Killers can go free.
After a medical examiner concluded David Worley died in a Harnett County car wreck last July, a funeral home discovered what the examiner missed: four stab wounds in his back. His ...Read more ...