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All matters concerning defense and emergency preparedness and reaction are coated: threats, real incidents, emergency administration, rules, vulnerability tests, threat mitigation, early caution structures, reaction, remediation, restoration, and pandemic flu

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Ricin achieved notoriety as a tool of assassination in 1978 when Bulgarian journalist and dissident Georgi Markov was murdered in London when his attacker jabbed him in the leg with an umbrella modified to fire a pellet containing ricin (Mullins 1992). If ingested, ricin causes gastrointestinal hemorrhage with organ necrosis (Eitzen et al. 1998). Open literature sources indicate an oral LD50 for mice of 20 mg/kg of ricin (Burrows and Renner 1999). Castor beans are easily obtained. Basic but effective recipes for extracting ricin from the beans are available on the Internet.

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