Diane Fleming Murder Case
Murder by methanol looks at the Diane Fleming murder case. She was convicted of murder and got 30 years for poisoning her husband with methanol and 20 years for adulteration of a substance with methanol.
Despite overwhelming additional expert evidence of her innocence, Diane Fleming is still locked up, with no hope of a retrial. Misdemeanours by the prosecution add to the farce and the possible wrong diagnosis by the hospital and hence the likely wrong treatment which led to Chuck’s death. An inefficient and incomplete autopsy added to this saga, with the medical examiner not checking and reporting on levels of formic acid, nor for optic nerve damage, despite these conditions being the known symptoms of methanol poisoning.