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Indiana approves new permit for John Dillinger exhumation

Oct. 4, 2019 4:12 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Indiana officials have approved a new permit relatives of 1930s gangster John Dillinger had sought to exhume his Indianapolis gravesite. The permit approved Thursday by the Indiana State Department of Health calls for the remains to be exhumed on Dec. 31. Dillinger's nephew, Michael C....

Dillinger family members apply again to exhume his grave

Sep. 18, 2019 9:29 AM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Family members of 1930s gangster John Dillinger have submitted a new application to exhume his Indianapolis gravesite. The Indiana State Department of Health said it received the latest application Tuesday. Dillinger's family first applied to exhume the remains in July as part of a...

History Channel drops out of planned Dillinger documentary

Sep. 11, 2019 3:43 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The History Channel has dropped out of a planned documentary on 1930s gangster John Dillinger that would have featured the proposed exhumation of his grave in Indianapolis sought by two relatives of the notorious criminal who question whether he's truly buried there. A&E Networks...