A Question of Homicide

Number 26331
Subject Investigative Reporting
Source The Kansas City Star
State Missouri
Year 2013
Publication Date November 10
Summary After two killings slipped past the Jackson County Medical Examiner's office undetected -- one ruled as a suicide, the other as an accidental drug overdose -- The Star investigated the office's protocols to learn what happened and whether the mistakes could have been prevented
Category Contest Entry
Keywords Jackson County Medical Examiner; medical examiner reports; case files; autopsy statistics; suicide; accidental drug overdose
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