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  • Jovan Belcher Autopsy One Year After Suicide Finds Signs of Brain Disease

    Sep 30, 14 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *(Via HuffPost) – An autopsy performed one year after Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher fatally shot his 22-year-old girlfriend and killed himself found signs of chronic traumatic encephalopathy, the degenerative brain disease found in athletes and others with a history of repetitive brain injuries. Belcher, 25, killed Kasandra Perkins on Dec. 1, 2012, in […]

  • LAPD Apologizes to B.I.G.’s Family for Autopsy Release

    Dec 10, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *The Los Angeles Police Department has issued an apology to the family of The Notorious B.I.G., after it made the late rapper’s autopsy public without letting his relatives know ahead of time. Police said the records relating to the March 1997 slaying of the rapper, whose real name was Christopher George Latore Wallace, were released […]

  • Notorious B.I.G.’s Autopsy Finally Unsealed

    Dec 7, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Notorious B.I.G. was killed by a single bullet that pierced several vital organs in a 1997 drive-by shooting, a long-sealed autopsy report released today reveals. The rapper, born Christopher Wallace, was hit four times in the shooting, which 15 years later remains one of Los Angeles’ highest-profile unsolved murders. According to the Associated Press, the […]

  • Sherman Hemsley Died from Lung Cancer

    Aug 8, 12 by Brittney M. Walker Leave a comment

    *The results are in, actor Sherman Hemsley passed away recently due to complications from a cancerous lung. The death certificate officially reads that he died from “superior vena cava syndrome,” a condition developed from a mass on the lung. Also, according to reports, the actor was advised to undergo chemo and radiation, however it’s unclear […]

  • Junior Seau’s Death Officially Ruled a Suicide

    May 4, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *Junior Seau’s death has officially been ruled a suicide by the San Diego County medical examiner’s office. An autopsy Thursday confirmed that the former NFL linebacker died of a gunshot wound to the chest, the medical examiner’s office said. Officials said they were awaiting a decision by the family on whether to turn over Seau’s […]

  • Autopsy: Don Cornelius Plagued by Seizures before Suicide

    Apr 24, 12 by EURpublisher02 Leave a comment

    *E! News has obtained the graphic autopsy results on “Soul Train” founder Don Cornelius, who died in February at the age of 75. The documents reaffirm the coroner’s ruling issued then: the cause of death was a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head which entered through the right temple. The autopsy report states that Cornelius […]