Medical Evidence

Was Umbrella Man a Shooter?

Was Umbrella Man a Shooter?

Article written and contributed by Karen Clift Umbrella Man (UM) and his role, if any, in the assassination of President Kennedy has been a source of debate among assassination researchers for many years. Some believe he really was the heckler, Steven Witt, who testified before the HSCA. Many others believe him to be a signalman of some sort. Still others contend he was a shooter, using a secret James Bondian weapon to fire a poison dart. The notion that UM was a shooter was putRead More

Skip Rydberg (left)
with Barry Keane
at the
JFK Lancer Conference in Dallas November 2003

For the Sake of Historical Accuracy

This is an updated version of an article which was first published in the November 2002 edition of the Dealey Plaza Echo, the journal of the British research group Dealey Plaza UK. Barry Keane is Vice-Chairman of Dealey Plaza UK and here he examines the work of Harold “Skip” Rydberg, the man described by Commander James J. Humes as “a hospital corpsman, second class, and a medical illustrator in our command at Naval Medical School .” Rydberg was responsible for the schematic drawings of Kennedy’sRead More

David Mantik

JFK Skull X-Rays: Evidence of Forgery – David Mantik

JFK Skull X-Rays: Evidence of Forgery by David Mantik, M.D., Ph.D. Below is a power point presentation, detailing the reasons the autopsy x-rays of President Kennedy’s skull, the x-rays that are now a part of public record, are a forgery. This presentation was put together by Dr. David Mantik, a Founding Member of the AssassinationOfJFK.net Research Forum. Dr. Mantik has also added a correction to his initial presentation, which applies to slide number 20.  It is available below as well,  in the form of aRead More

Air Force One - Jackie and Bobby Kennedy getting off the plane

The AF1 Tapes and Subsequent Events at Andrews AFB on November 22, 1963: What Was Supposed to Happen vs. What Did Happen

The AF1 Tapes and Subsequent Events at Andrews AFB on November 22, 1963: What Was Supposed to Happen vs. What Did Happen by Doug Horne Author of  “Inside the Assassination Records Review Board” At my request, a friend of mine, psychologist Steven Kossor of Pennsylvania, recently used the sophisticated audio equipment he employs in his hobby as an audiophile to create an enhanced excerpt for me of the key passages in the Clifton version of the “Air Force One Tapes” (the GPO/NARA version released toRead More

Doug Horne, author of "Inside the Assassination Record Review Board"

Most JFK Medical Evidence Would Not Be Admissible at Trial – Doug Horne

Most JFK Medical Evidence Would Not Be Admissible at Trial by Douglas P. Horne Author of “Inside the Assassination Records Review Board” As I have often stated (and I know David Lifton and I share this view), the real reason the JFK medical evidence “doesn’t come together” and present any understandable pattern—that is, the reason this body of evidence, when viewed as a whole, in its totality, is so severely conflicted—is because there is “fraud in the evidence.”  Please allow me to summarize what IRead More