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Bel Marra Health
Legionnaires' disease outbreak: Bronx (NY), Illinois, San Quentin prison…Legionnaires’ disease is straddling the breadth of this country with its appear
Legionnaires' disease outbreak: Bronx (NY), Illinois, San Quentin prison…
Bel Marra Health / Posted 3 hours ago
Legionnaires’ disease is straddling the breadth of this country with its appearances in New York City, specifically the Bronx, 1000 km west in Quincy, Illinois, and even a further 2000 km west in the San Quentin prison in Northern... Read more
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FOX News
California agrees to end unlimited isolation of imprisoned gang leadersApril 26, 2002: This file photo provided by the California Department of Correc
California agrees to end unlimited isolation of imprisoned gang leaders
FOX News / Posted yesterday
April 26, 2002: This file photo provided by the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, shows Todd Ashker, a validated leader of the Aryan Brotherhood, who has been in the Security Housing Unit since 1992. (AP) SACRAMENTO, Calif. –... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Sept. 2, 2015Police seek duo in credit card fraud The Redding Police Department is asking f
Sept. 2, 2015
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
Police seek duo in credit card fraud The Redding Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man and a woman who used a stolen credit card to purchase more than $2,000 in merchandise at Target. The incident started about 11... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Advocates hope California's solitary settlement spreadsgallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6479791|article-gallery-6479791|0 gall
Advocates hope California's solitary settlement spreads
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
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FOX40 Sacramento
California to End Unlimited Solitary Confinement for Many Gang MembersSACRAMENTO -- Ashker v. Governor of California reached a settlement Tuesday, a
California to End Unlimited Solitary Confinement for Many Gang Members
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
SACRAMENTO -- Ashker v. Governor of California reached a settlement Tuesday, allowing thousands of gang-affiliated inmates to move out of isolation. Solitary confinement, or California's "segregated units," were created decades ago as a remedy for... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
State agrees to deal to move nearly 2,000 inmates from solitary confinementAfter years of legal fights and mass hunger strikes among California prison inm
State agrees to deal to move nearly 2,000 inmates from solitary confinement
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
After years of legal fights and mass hunger strikes among California prison inmates, state officials and inmate advocates announced sweeping changes Tuesday aimed at curbing the use of solitary confinement for nearly 2,000 prisoners. The proposed... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Inmate killed in attack at Susanville prisonAn inmate at the High Desert State Prison in Susanville died Monday after being
Inmate killed in attack at Susanville prison
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
An inmate at the High Desert State Prison in Susanville died Monday after being attacked by two other inmates, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. The incident occurred after 1:30 p.m. in one of the prison’s... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
CDCR: 2 inmates kill third at High DesertSUSANVILLE, California - Two inmates attacked and killed a fellow inmate at Hig
CDCR: 2 inmates kill third at High Desert
The Record Searchlight / Posted yesterday
SUSANVILLE, California - Two inmates attacked and killed a fellow inmate at High Desert State Prison in Susanville Monday afternoon, according to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. The suspects, whose identities officials... Read more
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News 4 Reno
Inmate killed in Susanville prison attackSUSANVILLE, Calif. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- An inmate was killed Monday in an at
Inmate killed in Susanville prison attack
News 4 Reno / Posted yesterday
SUSANVILLE, Calif. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- An inmate was killed Monday in an attack from two other inmates in a Susanville prison, according to authorities. The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation said in a statement that two... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
State is right to end limitless solitary confinementIt took hunger strikes, pilot programs and years of litigation, but California
State is right to end limitless solitary confinement
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
It took hunger strikes, pilot programs and years of litigation, but California agreed to alter its over-reliance on solitary confinement. With a settlement in the class action lawsuit Ashker vs. Brown in hand, the California Department of... Read more
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Ventura County Star
California prison settlement creates 2 new kinds of segregated housingCalifornia is agreeing to settle a federal lawsuit first filed in 2009 by two i
California prison settlement creates 2 new kinds of segregated housing
Ventura County Star / Posted yesterday
California is agreeing to settle a federal lawsuit first filed in 2009 by two inmates at Pelican Bay State Prison who argued that conditions in the security housing unit there are so harsh that they amount to cruel and unusual punishment. Among the... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Prison settlement creates 2 new kinds of segregated housingCreated: 09/01/2015 12:52 PM By: By The Associated Press California is agreei
Prison settlement creates 2 new kinds of segregated housing
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted yesterday
Created: 09/01/2015 12:52 PM By: By The Associated Press California is agreeing to settle a federal lawsuit first filed in 2009 by two inmates at Pelican Bay State Prison who argued that conditions in the security housing unit there are so harsh... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
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California to end unlimited isolation for most gang leaders
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
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Pasadena Star-News
Fate of California’s death penalty system weighed by federal appeals courtIn his case before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, convicted
Fate of California’s death penalty system weighed by federal appeals court
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
In his case before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, convicted Los Angeles murder Ernest Dewayne Jones, seen in a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation photo, claims that decades of delays in carrying out his death... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Prison settlement creates 2 new kinds of segregated housingCalifornia is agreeing to settle a federal lawsuit first filed in 2009 by two i
Prison settlement creates 2 new kinds of segregated housing
New Jersey Herald / Posted 2 days ago
California is agreeing to settle a federal lawsuit first filed in 2009 by two inmates at Pelican Bay State Prison who argued that conditions in the security housing unit there are so harsh that they amount to cruel and unusual punishment. Among the... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Court considers challenge to California death penalty PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A federal appeals court considering whether Californi
Court considers challenge to California death penalty
Bakersfield Now / Posted 2 days ago
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday on procedural issues over whether a... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Fate of California’s death penalty system weighed by federal appeals courtIn his case before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, convicted
Fate of California’s death penalty system weighed by federal appeals court
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
In his case before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, convicted Los Angeles murder Ernest Dewayne Jones, seen in a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation photo, claims that decades of delays in carrying out his death... Read more
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The Signal
Court considers challenge to California death penaltyPASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A federal appeals court considering whether California'
Court considers challenge to California death penalty
The Signal / Posted 2 days ago
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — A federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday on procedural issues over whether a novel legal theory had been addressed by the state... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Federal appeals court weighs acting on California’s death penalty constitutionality caseIn his case before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, convicted
Federal appeals court weighs acting on California’s death penalty constitutionality case
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
In his case before the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Pasadena, convicted Los Angeles murder Ernest Dewayne Jones, seen in a California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation photo, claims that decades of delays in carrying out his death... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Court Weighs Constitutionality of California's Death PenaltyA federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is uncon
Court Weighs Constitutionality of California's Death Penalty
NBC San Diego / Posted 2 days ago
A federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday mainly on procedural issues over whether a killer's novel legal theory had been addressed by the state Supreme... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Court considering California death penalty focuses on procedural issuesA federal appeals court considering whether California’s death penalty is uncon
Court considering California death penalty focuses on procedural issues
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 2 days ago
A federal appeals court considering whether California’s death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused on Monday mainly on procedural issues over whether a killer’s novel legal theory had been addressed by the state supreme... Read more
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KCRA 3 Sacramento
Constitutionality of CA death penalty considered in courtA federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is uncon
Constitutionality of CA death penalty considered in court
KCRA 3 Sacramento / Posted 2 days ago
A federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday mainly on procedural issues over whether a killer's novel legal theory had been addressed by the state Supreme... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Federal judges debate future of San Quentin's death rowRelated Stories PASADENA, Calif. (AP) -- A federal appeals court considering w
Federal judges debate future of San Quentin's death row
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 days ago
Related Stories PASADENA, Calif. (AP) -- A federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday mainly on procedural issues over whether a killer's novel legal theory had... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Court Weighs Constitutionality of California's Death PenaltyA federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is uncon
Court Weighs Constitutionality of California's Death Penalty
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
A federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday mainly on procedural issues over whether a killer's novel legal theory had been addressed by the state Supreme... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Court considers challenge to California death penaltyPASADENA, Calif. (AP) - A federal appeals court considering whether California'
Court considers challenge to California death penalty
New Jersey Herald / Posted 2 days ago
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) - A federal appeals court considering whether California's death penalty is unconstitutional because of excessive delays focused Monday mainly on procedural issues over whether a killer's novel legal theory had been addressed by... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Court considers challenge to California death penaltyLOS ANGELES (AP) � No one would argue that California's death penalty provides
Court considers challenge to California death penalty
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) � No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualRelated Stories LOS ANGELES (AP) - No one would argue that California's death
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 days ago
Related Stories LOS ANGELES (AP) - No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
6 San Quentin inmates ill with Legionnaires' disease SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — At least six San Quentin State Prison inmates were
6 San Quentin inmates ill with Legionnaires' disease
Bakersfield Now / Posted 3 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — At least six San Quentin State Prison inmates were ill with Legionnaires' disease and dozens more under observation Sunday, prompting a weekend halt to visitors, no hot... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Long waits on Death Row put to constitutional test in Pasadena courtroomLOS ANGELES — No one would argue that California’s death penalty provides swift
Long waits on Death Row put to constitutional test in Pasadena courtroom
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES — No one would argue that California’s death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since 1978,... Read more
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KOLO 8 Reno
Court to Rule if California Death Penalty is Cruel, UnusualLOS ANGELES (AP) -- No one would argue that California's death penalty provides
Court to Rule if California Death Penalty is Cruel, Unusual
KOLO 8 Reno / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
California court to consider if delays on death row violate US constitutionIn California, more prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than hav
California court to consider if delays on death row violate US constitution
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
In California, more prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since 1978, but only 13 have been executed. The question a federal appeals court will... Read more
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Local 12 Cincinnati
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualUpdated: Mon, Aug 31 2015, 08:10 AM LOS ANGELES (AP) -- No one would argue tha
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 3 days ago
Updated: Mon, Aug 31 2015, 08:10 AM LOS ANGELES (AP) -- No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900... Read more
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Daily Mail
Six San Quentin inmates ill with Legionnaires' diseaseLegionnaires' disease confirmed for six inmates at California's San Quentin pri
Six San Quentin inmates ill with Legionnaires' disease
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Legionnaires' disease confirmed for six inmates at California's San Quentin prison as more than 50 under observation for the illness and showers turned off at the facility Five inmates being treated at outside hospital after contracting the... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualMore prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in t
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
The Record Searchlight / Posted 3 days ago
More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since 1978, but only 13 have been executed. The question a federal appeals court will consider Monday... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualLOS ANGELES (AP) � No one would argue that California's death penalty provides
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) � No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualLOS ANGELES (AP) — No one would argue that California's death penalty provides
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
The Evening Sun / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since... Read more
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York Daily Record
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualLOS ANGELES (AP) — No one would argue that California's death penalty provides
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualNo one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. Mor
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 3 days ago
No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since 1978, but only 13... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualLOS ANGELES (AP) � No one would argue that California's death penalty provides
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) � No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualLOS ANGELES (AP) — No one would argue that California's death penalty provides
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since... Read more
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Salon.com
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualYou Might Also Like The case involves a particularly heinous crime. Paroled r
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
You Might Also Like The case involves a particularly heinous crime. Paroled rapist Ernest DeWayne Jones raped and murdered his girlfriend’s mother in 1992. The body of Julia Miller was bound, gagged and had been stabbed 14 times, including a chest... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualLOS ANGELES (AP) � No one would argue that California's death penalty provides
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) � No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualLOS ANGELES (AP) � No one would argue that California's death penalty provides
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) � No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusualLOS ANGELES (AP) — No one would argue that California's death penalty provides
Court to rule if California death penalty is cruel, unusual
Bennington Banner / Posted 3 days ago
LOS ANGELES (AP) — No one would argue that California's death penalty provides swift justice. More prisoners have died of natural causes on death row than have perished in the death chamber. More than 900 killers have been sentenced to death since... Read more
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FOX News
Six inmates at California prison diagnosed with Legionnaires' diseaseSACRAMENTO, Calif. – At least six San Quentin State Prison inmates were ill wit
Six inmates at California prison diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – At least six San Quentin State Prison inmates were ill with Legionnaires' disease and dozens more under observation Sunday, prompting a weekend halt to visitors, no hot meals and limited drinking water supplies at California's... Read more
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NBC Miami
6 Confirmed Cases of Legionnaires' Disease at Calif. PrisonSix inmates at San Quentin State Prison have been diagnosed with Legionnaires'
6 Confirmed Cases of Legionnaires' Disease at Calif. Prison
NBC Miami / Posted 3 days ago
Six inmates at San Quentin State Prison have been diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease as of Sunday, officials said. An inmate was diagnosed Wednesday with the severe type of pneumonia, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
6 Confirmed Cases of Legionnaires' Disease at Calif. PrisonSix inmates at San Quentin State Prison have been diagnosed with Legionnaires'
6 Confirmed Cases of Legionnaires' Disease at Calif. Prison
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 3 days ago
Six inmates at San Quentin State Prison have been diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease as of Sunday, officials said. An inmate was diagnosed Wednesday with the severe type of pneumonia, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
6 Confirmed Cases of Legionnaires' Disease at Calif. PrisonSix inmates at San Quentin State Prison have been diagnosed with Legionnaires'
6 Confirmed Cases of Legionnaires' Disease at Calif. Prison
NBC Connecticut / Posted 3 days ago
Six inmates at San Quentin State Prison have been diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease as of Sunday, officials said. An inmate was diagnosed Wednesday with the severe type of pneumonia, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
6 Confirmed Cases of Legionnaires' Disease at Calif. PrisonSix inmates at San Quentin State Prison have been diagnosed with Legionnaires'
6 Confirmed Cases of Legionnaires' Disease at Calif. Prison
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
Six inmates at San Quentin State Prison have been diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease as of Sunday, officials said. An inmate was diagnosed Wednesday with the severe type of pneumonia, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation... Read more
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NBC New York
6 Confirmed Cases of Legionnaires' Disease at Calif. PrisonSix inmates at San Quentin State Prison have been diagnosed with Legionnaires'
6 Confirmed Cases of Legionnaires' Disease at Calif. Prison
NBC New York / Posted 3 days ago
Six inmates at San Quentin State Prison have been diagnosed with Legionnaires' disease as of Sunday, officials said. An inmate was diagnosed Wednesday with the severe type of pneumonia, California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation... Read more
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