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Qualifications of F. “Nick” Nichols Regarding Super-Fast Coroner’s Death-Cause Conclusion on Alcohol-Related Death of Kyle L. Allen of Presbyterian College

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Medical Examiner Background of Coroner F.G. “Nick” Nichols (taken from his self disclosure for election): Nichols was a self-employed businessman, having been owner of Nichols Texaco, Nichols Lift Trucks and Nichols Properties Inc.. He now serves full-time as Laurens county coroner.  He is not a medical examiner. See Issues.

By Hank Nuwer

Hank Nuwer is the Indiana-based author of Hazing: Destroying Young Lives; Broken Pledges: The Deadly Rite of Hazing, High School Hazing, Wrongs of Passage and The Hazing Reader. He has written articles or columns on hazing for the Sunday Times of India, Toronto Globe & Mail, Harper's Magazine, Orlando Sentinel, The Chronicle of Higher Education and the New York Times Sunday Magazine. His new book is Hazing: Destroying Young Lives from Indiana University Press.

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