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Dr. Cyril Wecht

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Dr. Wecht In Support Of Medical Marijuana In Pa.

Over the weekend, well-known forensic pathologist, attorney and medical-legal consultant Cyril Wecht wrote an op-ed piece in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about how marijuana came to be demonized and expressed his support to legalize medical marijuana in Pennsylvania.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–03/04/2014

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Former Beaver Co. Councilman Sentenced To 8-16 Years In Prison

A former Beaver County councilman was sentenced to 8-16 years in prison after being found guilty in a 1979 murder case.

02/26/2014

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Famed Forensic Expert Dr. Cyril Wecht Jokingly Analyzes Tomlin’s Foot Fumble

KDKA Radio’s Mike Pintek and expert forensic analyst Dr. Cyril Wecht review the Tomlin foot-fumble footage.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–12/04/2013

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Former Councilman Found Guilty In Beaver Co. Cold Case Trial

Former Bridgewater councilman Gregory Scott Hopkins has been found guilty of third-degree murder in the 1979 strangling death of 23-year-old Catherine Walsh.

11/22/2013

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Jury Deliberations To Continue Friday In Beaver County Cold Case Trial

Closing arguments began Thursday morning in the murder trial of former Bridgewater councilman Gregory Scott Hopkins.

11/21/2013

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Testimony Wraps Up In Beaver County Cold Case Trial

Wednesday was the final testimony in the murder trial of former Bridgewater Councilman Gregory Scott Hopkins.

11/20/2013

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Forensic Pathologist Dr. Cyril Wecht To Examine JFK Assassination At Symposium

Next month will mark 50 years since the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.

10/17/2013

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Investigators Seek Info On Cyanide Death From Newspaper

A new development in the case of a local researcher accused in the poisoning death of his wife.

07/30/2013

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Sources: Grand Jury Looking At 2 Federal Laws In Ravenstahl Probe

Fred Crawford, Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl’s long-time bodyguard, spent two hours in front of a federal grand jury.

06/21/2013

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Pa. Senator Pushing Bill To Take DNA From Those Arrested For Serious Offenses

A Pennsylvania state senator says it’s time Pennsylvania took DNA samples from those arrested for serious offenses.

06/04/2013

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Dr. Cyril Wecht Answers Cyanide Questions

Late Friday night, Pittsburgh Police and FBI agents searched the home of Dr. Autumn Marie Klein and her husband Dr. Robert Ferrante.

05/06/2013

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Former County Health Dept. Director Dr. Dixon Dies At 74

Former director of the Allegheny County Health Department, Dr. Bruce Dixon, passed away Wednesday morning at age 74.

02/20/2013

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New Details On Fatal I-79 Crash Prompts Doctor To Warn Of “Huffing” Dangers

A report released by Pennsylvania State Police shows that three teenagers who were killed in a crash were “huffing” as they drove on Interstate 79 in Greene County.

01/14/2013

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Police: Teens Huffed Cleaning Spray Before Greene Co. Crash

The investigation into what caused a three-vehicle crash that left four dead in Greene County has revealed that inhalants played a part.

01/14/2013

Cyril Wecht, Allegheny County, medical examiner

Attorney Cyril Wecht Relives Famous Cases

Dr. Cyril Wecht joined Mike Romigh on NewsRadio 1020 KDKA Wednesday.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–10/24/2012

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