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New York’s Unethical Treatment of Countless Corpses

New York’s Unethical Treatment of Countless Corpses

Connor Borden, Contributing Writer
April 11, 2016
Filed under OPINION

The right to one’s own body is passed on posthumously to a loved one to respect one’s will.

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Burial vault oversight revealed by professor, LS freshmen

Burial vault oversight revealed by professor, LS freshmen

Alex Bazeley, News Editor
November 16, 2015
Filed under City News, NEWS, University News

An NYU professor and their class discoverd that the DDC knew they would run into a burial vault — and dug anyway.

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NYU Reacts: Tomb under Washington Square Park

NYU Reacts: Tomb under Washington Square Park

Diamond Naga Siu, Staff Writer
November 12, 2015
Filed under City News, NEWS, University News

Members of the NYU community shared their reactions to the bodies that were discovered during construction near Washington Square Park.

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Burial vault unearthed by construction on campus

Burial vault unearthed by construction on campus

Alex Bazeley, News Editor
November 5, 2015
Filed under City News, NEWS, University News

Construction on a water main near Washington Square Park uncovered skeletal remains from at least a dozen people.

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