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Raymond Waples News - Morgue 1 Favors 1 Under Fire PITTSBURGH (AP) --...
Morgue 1 Favors 1 Under Fire PITTSBURGH (AP) -- An investigation investigation has been launched in the wake of reports that some employes of the Allegheny County County morgue have sent bodies to favored funeral homes. Coroner William Hunt said he learned when he took office in January, 1966, that some morgue employes had received kickbacks from some funeral directors for referring bodies to them. Hunt said he put a stop to the illicit practice existing in flie previous administration of Coroner Joseph Dobbs. However, Raymond Waples, Pittsburgh funeral director 1 " - - _ - - tempted subjugation a member of the State Board Funeral Directors, said Sunday the board has received a complaint complaint from a family since took office. Norman Heard, president the Allegheny County Funeral Directors Association, said his group received three complaints of illegal tipoffs by morgue ployes to funeral directors since Hunt has been in office The investigation is being handled by the state board has the power to suspend or revoke the license of a funeral director found guilty of illegal practices. (Read Gazette Classified Ads)

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  1. The Indiana Gazette,
  2. 13 Mar 1967, Mon,
  3. Page 18

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