Suit Alleges CIA Murdered Scientist Said to Have Leapt to His Death After LSD Experiment

The family of a bioweapons expert who died in a fall from a window after the CIA secretly gave him LSD doesn’t believe it was a suicide. In a suit filed on Wednesday, Eric and Nils Olson allege their father, Frank Olson, was pushed from the 13th floor hotel window in 1953 after he developed misgivings about “extreme interrogations” he had witnessed, report Bloomberg News and the Associated Press. During the interrogations, “the CIA committed murder using biological agents that Dr. Olson had developed,” the complaint says. The suit says the circumstances of Olson’s death “mirrored those detailed in an…

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Suit Alleges CIA Murdered Scientist Said to Have Leapt to His Death After LSD Experiment