Medical Examiner

Police tape stretches across the front yard of the Lanza residence on Dec. 19, 2012 in Newtown, Conn. (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Medical Examiner: Nothing Unusual In Lanza Brain, Toxicology Tests, Genetic Analysis Still Pending

Connecticut’s chief medical examiner says he doubts toxicological tests and genetic analysis of the body of the gunman who fatally shot 20 children and six educators at an elementary school will explain why he acted.


A Newtown resident pays tribute to the victims of the school shooting yesterday. (credit: EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Medical Examiner: Conn. School Shooting Deaths All Gunshot Wounds

A medical examiner says all the victims of the Connecticut school shooting were killed by gunshot wounds.


File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Disagreement Over Whether Medical Examiner’s Testimony Was Consistent

A lawyer for a Connecticut medical examiner accused of perjury has argued that the charges should be dismissed.


Chief Medical Examiner H. Wayne Carver II.  File photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Carver Withdraws Medical Examiner Resignation

Connecticut’s chief medical examiner has withdrawn his recent resignation after finding out that another job in his office may not be available for him.


Chief Medical Examiner Stepping Down

Connecticut’s chief medical examiner for more than two decades says he will step down when a new chief is appointed.


File photo of a gavel (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

M-E Assistant Faces Charges In Mass. Case

An assistant to Connecticut’s chief medical examiner faces perjury charges in Massachusetts after allegedly lying while testifying as an expert witness for prosecutors.