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Former medical examiner enters plea to drug charge

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MADISON, MS (WLBT) - A former Tennessee medical examiner arrested in Mississippi was in court Tuesday.

Bruce Levy was indicted on a charge of possession of marijuana. He was arraigned in Madison County today where he pleaded not guilty.

The 49-year-old Levy was arrested in March at a Ridgeland hotel.

Officials terminated the Magnolia State's contract with Levy's company, global forensics, after his arrest.

Levy's contract with the Tennessee Department of Health was also terminated and he was suspended for 90 days as Chief Medical Examiner for the city of Nashville.

Levy was allowed to remain on his existing bond.

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