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Resource ID: #12907
Subject: Medical Examiners
Source: NBC News Dateline
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Dateline NBC showed that the Coroner's Office was terribly understaffed and its pathologists overworked. Work standards at the Coroner's Office were below those set by the National Association fo Medical Examiners. Dateline's hidden camera video showed that the LA Coroner's office was so overburdened that it had literally run our to space to keep bodies-some were stored on the floor. (March 10, 1995)

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