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Georgia city settles over death after stun gun use

...should not be used on someone who's offering only passive resistance.An autopsy report from the Fulton County medical examiner's office said Towns died from "hypertensive cardiovascular disease exacerbated by physical exertion and conducted electrical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-06/georgia-city-settles-over-dea
Man killed by Atlanta MARTA train

...the person was in an unauthorized area when the collision occurred. WSB-TV reports that the Fulton County Medical Examiner's Office said the person was a man, and that he had died from his injuries. MARTA said in a statement that trains were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-01/man-killed-atlanta-marta-tra
Prosecutor won't seek death penalty for father of toddler who died after being left in hot car

...for about seven hours on a day when temperatures in the Atlanta area reached at least into the high 80s. The medical examiner's office has said the boy died of hyperthermia ? essentially overheating ? and called his death a homicide.Harris...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-24/prosecutor-wont-seek-d
Murder charge in Atlanta SUV child death

...for about seven hours on a day when temperatures in the Atlanta area reached at least into the high 80s. The medical examiner's office has said the boy died of hyperthermia - essentially overheating - and has called his death a homicide.During...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-04/murder-charge-atlanta-suv-ch
90-count indictment in Ga. Alzheimer case

...for other alleged crimes, including possible homicides due to patients being over-medicated.The GBI's Medical Examiner's Office inspected the records of three suspicious deaths at the Commerce facility, including that of a 71-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-13/90-count-indictment-ga
Across the region

...Hospital in St. Petersburg. The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday they were notified by the medical examiner's office of the girl's death.Recount is ordered in runoffATLANTA - Georgia Secretary of State Brian Kemp has ordered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-07-29/across-region
South Carolina child, 3, dies in hot car

...Carolinas Medical Center in Charlotte, N.C. Lancaster County Coroner Mike Morris says the North Carolina Medical Examiner's Office in Charlotte hasn't determined the cause of the boy's death. The Lancaster County sheriff's office says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-07/sc-child-3-dies-hot-car
Warrant finds Georgia father did Web search on kids dying in cars

...and returned to put something inside his car during the day while the child was still inside. The Cobb County medical examiner's office said Wednesday that it believes the cause of Cooper Harris' death was hyperthermia and manner of death was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-06-28/warrant-finds-georgia-
Georgia dad returned to hot SUV with son inside, warrant says

...presented to support this allegation," Houser said in a message released by the department.The Cobb County Medical Examiner's Office said Wednesday that toxicology results are still pending but that it believes the cause of death was hyperthermia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-25/georgia-dad-returned-hot-suv-
UGA overdose should be warning, cops say

...months ago died from an accidental drug overdose.After an autopsy did not yield immediate answers, the state Medical Examiner's Office and the Clarke County Coroner concluded from interviews, the results of toxicology tests and other evidence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-04-09/uga-overdose-should-be-warni