Interpretation of Gunshot Wounds: Validated Science or Forensic Alchemy

The following is a brief summary of the modern explanation of gunshot wounds according to the proponents of interpreting gunshot wounds (GSW).  After you read this, you draw your own conclusions as to whether or not this is empirical or more towards the subjective or non-validated. Gunshot Wounds:  A summary form a pathology textbook In […]

Medical Examiners and Autopsy: the irretrievable action

An autopsy is a scary thing for the citizen accused of a homicide.  This is due to the fact that performing an autopsy is a horribly destructive act.  Once you make an incision, it is there.  There is no healing.  Once you reflect back the scalp, then it cannot be put back together.  Once the […]