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Firefighters put up a flag in the ruble.

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9/11 Families ‘Shocked’ After Supreme Court Rejects Burial Appeal | HuffPost
“Horning is president and co-founder of WTC Families for Proper Burial, a group that believes the 1.6 million tons of debris left by the collapsing towers in 2001 has not been adequately sifted for remains and should not be dumped in a landfill on Staten Island. No remains have been found for nearly 1,100 of the 2,752 9/11 victims, according to The Associated Press.”

New York 9/11 victim’s remains identified almost 18 years Later (CNN)
“The remains of another person presumed dead from the September 11 attacks in New York have been identified, the New York City Medical Examiner said. The man – whose name was not released – was No. 1,643 and the first since July 2018, the department said in a statement.”

WTC Families for Proper Burial, Inc. – Catholic League
“History:  The Situation In the days following the WTC attacks, the wreckage from the WTC site was taken to the Fresh Kills Landfill for recovery of visually identifiable body parts and personal effects.  At the same time, steel and other recyclables were retrieved and significant debris was removed and reserved for future”

Still Missing: Unidentified Remains Leave a Lingering Void for 9/11 Families (NBCNEWS)
“Fifteen years after the 9/11 attacks, the remains of 1,113 victims — 40 percent of the 2,753 who died — still have not been identified.”

WTC Families Want Landfill Sifted for Remains (Gothamist)
In a U.S. Court of Appeals hearing, families of victims killed during the September 11, 2001 attacks at the World Trade Center argued that 1.6 million tons of debris at Staten Island landfill be removed, sifted and then prepared for proper burial because it may contain victims’ remains. In the other corner is the city, which argued, “These ashes are undifferentiated dirt.

1,113 families still have no real confirmation of 9/11 deaths (USA Today)
“These people looking for answers in what’s left of the World Trade Center rubble…”