American Experience: The Poisoner's Handbook | 2013

Drama, Adaptation
In 1918, New York City hired its first scientifically trained medical examiner, who, along with his chief toxicologist, turned forensic chemistry into a powerful tool of justice.

Cast

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Actor (2013-2014)

... Alexander Gettler

Actor (2013-2014)

... Detective McCallister

Actor (2013-2014)

... Anna Fredericksen

Actor (2013-2014)

... Annie Jackson

Actor (2013-2014)

... Amelia Maggia

Actor (2013-2014)

Company

Network

Synopsis

In 1918, New York City hired its first scientifically trained medical examiner, Charles Norris, who, along with his chief toxicologist, Alexander Gettler, turned forensic chemistry into a powerful tool of justice. Their innovations sent many murderers to the electric chair, setting a standard that the rest of the country would ultimately adopt.

Director

Director (2013-2014)

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