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PostMortem Records 1945 VI Reports all furnished

31 Aug-15 Oct 1945
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Spilsbury, Sir Bernard (1877-1947), Forensic Pathologist
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Cases include sudden deaths from a variety of natural causes, accidents (including medical accidents, especially anaesthesia-related), suicide, and criminal abortion, also suspicious deaths of infants, as well as cases of murder and manslaughter. Among the cases of particular interest: stab wound to chest, murder, 5 Sep 1945; collapse of lung due to injection of Procaine, 8 Sep 1945; sodium amytal poisoning, 15 Sep 1945; some inserted typed and manuscript notes on cases

The following cases are already in the public domain:
Rex v Edith Clair Brett, manslaughter in connection with abortion, 4 Sep 1945
Rex v Robert Blain, murder, 15 Sep 1945


31 Aug-15 Oct 1945

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