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13 Doctors to challenge David Kelly suicide finding - The Guardian July 13 2009 - 4 months earlier....

A team of 13 doctors is set to mount a legal challenge in a bid to overturn the "flawed" finding that government scientist David Kelly killed himself. Their report rejects Lord Hutton's conclusion that Kelly, 59, died from blood loss after cutting his wrist with a gardening knife. The report's authors, including retired consultant in orthopaedic and trauma surgery David Halpin, said a cut to the ulnar artery was "highly unlikely" to have caused enough bleeding to kill. Kelly's body was found six years ago after he was exposed as a source of a BBC report on the grounds for going to war in Iraq.

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