Undertaker in Valais fined for violating 'peace of the dead'.
An undertaker in canton Valais has been fined for violating a law guaranteeing the ‘peace of the dead’ and fraud.
A court yesterday heard he attempted to cremate the remains of two people with the coffin lid removed. He wanted to use the ornate lid as a window display.
He’s been fined CHF 6,300.