Constantin Reliu, 63, at his place in Barlad, Romania, on Friday. A court rejected Reliu's request for the annulment of a death certificate that was issued in his name in 2016. Adrian Arnautu/AFP/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Adrian Arnautu/AFP/Getty Images The Two-Way Man Says He's Not Dead. Court Doesn't Buy It March 16, 2018 Constantin Reliu returned to Romania from Turkey to find he had been dead for 15 years — officially, at least. And he still is, now that a court has denied his bid to overturn his death certificate.