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Scientists Question Anthrax Attack Findings

A group of scientists casts doubt on FBI conclusions about the 2001 anthrax attacks.


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Widow Of Anthrax Victim Doubts FBI’s Conclusion

The widow of a Florida tabloid photo editor who died in the 2001 anthrax mailings is casting fresh doubt on the FBI’s conclusion that a lone federal scientist staged the attacks, according to new documents filed in her lawsuit against the government.



Panel: Security Probe Missed Clues In Anthrax Case

A court-ordered panel of experts said Wednesday that security investigators failed to follow up on signs of mental illness that should have prevented the apparent perpetrator of the deadly 2001 anthrax attacks from working with anthrax at the Army’s flagship biodefense laboratory at Fort Detrick in Frederick.