Dr. Joye Carter began working Monday as the first full-time medical examiner for the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office. She will conduct autopsies, perform medical reviews and testify about her findings in San Luis Obispo Superior Court.
Dr. Joye Carter began working Monday as the first full-time medical examiner for the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office. She will conduct autopsies, perform medical reviews and testify about her findings in San Luis Obispo Superior Court. Photo courtesy of San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office
Dr. Joye Carter began working Monday as the first full-time medical examiner for the San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office. She will conduct autopsies, perform medical reviews and testify about her findings in San Luis Obispo Superior Court. Photo courtesy of San Luis Obispo County Sheriff’s Office

SLO County hires first full-time coroner to replace embattled doctor

September 12, 2017 06:21 PM

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