disinter


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dig up

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dig up for reburial or for medical investigation

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The summary application to Dundee Sheriff Court to disinter and then re-inter her brother's body listed Amanda's details alongside the rest of the family.
They also got permits from the city to disinter the bodies.
Berger's goals were to locate and disinter all human remains situated in this area, and relocate them to an existing, functioning cemetery in addition to reclaiming the identities of these individuals.
Stephen of Bourbon's reaction was to immediately disinter and bum the poor dog saint's bones.
First up were a couple of Brummie ancients declaring themselves 'almost sure' they could disinter Spitfires if receiving permission to disembowel Castle Bromwich.
The redevelopment proposal for the burial ground is to disinter the graves and dig out the bulk of the site to create space to erect a terrace of eight dewllings, all accessed from Sunny Bank Road.
We will not disinter the bodies before the Lebanese Cabinet assigns a delegation to visit the mass grave, in order to express to all Lebanese that we are serious in our attempts," Abdul-Jalil added.
have returned to garner their strength and to build support for another journey, next summer, when they plan to disinter the memorial stone from its current resting place and pull it from Vietnam to Cambodia.
The firm have asked courts for permission to disinter the remains and move them to a churchyard on the other side of the country.
New Labour is dead and the ones who buried it won't be able to dig up the political bones or re-establish the credibility, to disinter it.
And special permission must be sought by red-faced council bosses from the Scottish Secretary to disinter her body.
Whatever it was creeps ever closer as Edwin, letter in hand and compelled by an unexpected discovery, boards a train that will take him to Phillip to disinter the secret.
Not that it's relevant because the authorities would never grant you permission to disinter your father.
Blassie's family had appealed to the Pentagon to disinter the remains and conduct mitochondrial DNA tests that would establish that the set of six bones, resting in a crypt next to the unidentified remains of soldiers from the two World Wars and Korea, belongs to him.
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