The Mysterious Death of Frank R. Olson – Biological Weapons Scientist

Frank Rudolph Olson was a biological warfare scientist and an employee of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) who worked at Camp Detrick, now Fort Detrick in Maryland. On November 18, 1953, he was covertly dosed with LSD by his colleague Sidney Gottlieb (head of the CIA’s MKUltra program) and, nine days later, plunged to his death from the window of the Hotel Statler The U.S. government first described his death as a suicide, and then as misadventure, while others allege murder. The Rockefeller Commission report on the CIA in 1975 acknowledged their having conducted drug studies. More than 40 years after his death, the body of C.I.A. scientist Dr. Frank Olson has been exhumed. Olson’s son Eric is convinced his father was murdered by agents of the American government, because he wanted to leave the C.I.A. Dr. Frank Olson was an expert for anthrax and other biological weapons, and had top security clearance. Forensic pathologists at George Washington University performed an autopsy, and concluded that Olson appeared to be a victim of a violent crime.


Disclaimer: The information contained in the video content posted represents the views and opinions of the original creators of such Video Content and does not necessarily represent the views or opinions of The Published Reporter. The mere appearance of video content on the Site does not constitute an endorsement by The Published Reporter of such video content. The video content has been made available for informational and educational purposes only. The Published Reporter does not make any representation or warranties with respect to the accuracy, applicability, fitness, or completeness of the video content. The Published Reporter does not warrant the performance, effectiveness or applicability of any sites listed or linked to in any video content. The Video Content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read or seen on the Site. The Published Reporter hereby disclaims any and all liability to any party for any direct, indirect, implied, punitive, special, incidental or other consequential damages arising directly or indirectly from any use of the video content, which is provided as is, and without warranties. For more information on our editorial policies please view our terms of service.
Posted on 04/17/2020
48 views

You may also like

Page 1 of 2

Comment via Facebook

Corrections: If you are aware of an inaccuracy or would like to report a correction, we would like to know about it. Please consider sending an email to corrections@publishedreporter.com and cite any sources if available. Thank you. (Policy)