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# ricin - Tuesday 2 October, 2018

Deadly poison ricin delivered in two packages to the Pentagon
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Deadly poison ricin delivered in two packages to the Pentagon

Oct 2nd 2018, 9:36 PM 12,404 Views 18 Comments

The packages were addressed to Defence Secretary Jim Mattis and the head of the Navy.

# ricin - Sunday 19 February, 2017

North Korean antics aside, poison has been a hugely popular killing agent through the ages
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North Korean antics aside, poison has been a hugely popular killing agent through the ages

Feb 19th 2017, 8:24 AM 13,842 Views 13 Comments

Poison has been one of an assassin’s favourite methods of dealing death for centuries.

# ricin - Friday 31 May, 2013

Suspicious letters sent to Obama at the White House
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Suspicious letters sent to Obama at the White House

May 31st 2013, 7:44 AM 6,298 Views 15 Comments

It is said to be ‘similar’ to an apparently poison-laced letter sent to New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg recently.

# ricin - Thursday 30 May, 2013

New York mayor receives suspected deadly poison letters
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New York mayor receives suspected deadly poison letters

May 30th 2013, 8:04 AM 4,045 Views 4 Comments

The letters contained “anonymous threats” and when tested locally, preliminarily indicated the presence of ricin, police said.

# ricin - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Charges dropped against Elvis impersonator in US ricin letters
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Charges dropped against Elvis impersonator in US ricin letters

Apr 24th 2013, 8:45 AM 7,161 Views 25 Comments

The home of another Mississippi man is now been investigated.

# ricin - Sunday 21 April, 2013

Here's what the poison sent to Barack Obama can do
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Here's what the poison sent to Barack Obama can do

Apr 21st 2013, 7:30 AM 18,843 Views 13 Comments

The toxin ricin is feared – with good reason.

# ricin - Thursday 18 April, 2013

Suspect arrested after 'ricin' poison letter sent to Obama
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Suspect arrested after 'ricin' poison letter sent to Obama

Apr 18th 2013, 8:36 AM 6,964 Views 10 Comments

The man was arrested at his home in Mississippi after an investigation.

# ricin - Wednesday 17 April, 2013

Deadly poison ricin sent in post to US Senator
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# America

Deadly poison ricin sent in post to US Senator

Apr 17th 2013, 11:02 AM 6,362 Views 19 Comments

The letter addressed to a Senator from Mississippi was intercepted before it could be delivered to him.