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Art. 102. Autopsy

The coroner may perform an autopsy in any death case or cause one to be performed by a competent physician. He shall do so:

(1) When there is a reasonable probability that the violation of a criminal statute has contributed to the death;

(2) When ordered by the court, which order may be issued ex parte by the court either on its own motion or on application by the district attorney; or

(3) In all other cases provided by law.

Acts 1987, No. 878, §2.

State Codes and Statutes

Statutes > Louisiana > Ccrp > Ccrp102

Art. 102. Autopsy

The coroner may perform an autopsy in any death case or cause one to be performed by a competent physician. He shall do so:

(1) When there is a reasonable probability that the violation of a criminal statute has contributed to the death;

(2) When ordered by the court, which order may be issued ex parte by the court either on its own motion or on application by the district attorney; or

(3) In all other cases provided by law.

Acts 1987, No. 878, §2.


State Codes and Statutes

State Codes and Statutes

Statutes > Louisiana > Ccrp > Ccrp102

Art. 102. Autopsy

The coroner may perform an autopsy in any death case or cause one to be performed by a competent physician. He shall do so:

(1) When there is a reasonable probability that the violation of a criminal statute has contributed to the death;

(2) When ordered by the court, which order may be issued ex parte by the court either on its own motion or on application by the district attorney; or

(3) In all other cases provided by law.

Acts 1987, No. 878, §2.

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