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Correction: Haiti-Duvalier Funeral story
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — In a story Oct. 11 about the funeral of former Haitian dictator Jean-Claude Duvalier, The Associated Press erroneously reported the age of Mark Etienne, a member of the crowd outside the service. Etienne is 30, not 19.
Funeral for former Haitian dictator draws hundreds
Despite being widely reviled for corruption and a repressive government, those who supported Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier still came to pay their final respects
Benisasia funeral homes’ licences revoked
A prominent GTA funeral home has had its licences revoked after it dropped its protracted fight against the provincial regulator that repeatedly tried to shut it down. The Benisasia Funeral Home has been ensnared in a legal battle with Ontario’s Board of Funeral Services since January, when the regulator accused the home of skimping on chemicals while embalming hundreds of corpses, causing ...
Funeral directors gives charity funding boost
A FUNERAL directors from Dorset is helping fund training courses for a charity that provides bereavement support to children.
Hundreds Attend Funeral for 'Baby Doc' in Haiti
Hundreds attend funeral for former dictator 'Baby Doc' Duvalier in Haiti's capital
Hundreds in Haiti attend funeral for former dictator 'Baby Doc' Duvalier
PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti - Hundreds of people attended the funeral of former dictator Jean-Claude "Baby Doc" Duvalier on Saturday, displaying lingering respect for a man who was widely reviled for repression and corruption during his 15 years in power.