Cyril Wecht to Speak at PSNK Oct. 9

October 03, 2002

The coroner of Allegheny County will discuss his forensic expertise in high profile homicides at 'An Evening with Dr. Cyril Wecht' Wednesday, Oct. 9, at 7:30 p.m. in the Forum Theatre. Wecht, one of the country's leading forensic pathologists, has frequently appeared on several nationally syndicated programs discussing various medical-legal and forensic scientific issues, including medical malpractice, drug abuse, the assassinations of both John F. Kennedy and Robert F. Kennedy, the death of Elvis Presley, the O.J. Simpson case, and the JonBenet Ramsey cases. His expertise has also been utilized in high profile cases involving, Mary Jo Kopechne, Sunny von Bulow, Jean Harris, Dr. Jeffrey McDonald, the Waco Branch Davidian fire, and Vincent Foster. Wecht will discuss these cases and take questions from the audience. The event is open to the public and the cost is $20 and includes a book signing reception. To register, call the Office of Continuing Education, (724) 334-6010. For the full story, visit

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