Volume 48, Issue 6 (November 2003)
Commentary on: Wu AHB, Bellantoni NF. Stability of cholesterol gall stones after 165 years of burial. J Forensic Sci 2003;48(3):633-634.
The paper of Wu and Bellantoni on the stability of gallstones after long term burial brings to mind one of the most famous and notorious forensic cases of the century-the "Acid Bath" murders by John George Haigh in 1949 in England (1).