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Attorneys: Charges expected in Florida nursing home deaths

Attorneys: Charges expected in Florida nursing home deathsDefense attorneys said Sunday that arrests are expected shortly in the case of a Florida nursing home where 12 patients died after its air conditioning power went out amid sweltering heat following Hurricane Irma in 2017. Lawrence Hashish told The Associated Press his client is one of three nurses, in addition to an administrator, expecting to be charged in connection with the deaths after Hurricane Irma, which blew through Florida on Sept. 10 of that year. The storm knocked out a transformer linking the main air-conditioning unit to the power grid at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, sending temperatures soaring .



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Family sues nursing home over video of aides taunting woman, 91, with dementia; aides charged and fired

Family sues nursing home over video of aides taunting woman, 91, with dementia; aides charged and firedTwo nursing home aides in north suburban Glenview have been fired and charged after a Snapchat video showed them taunting a 91-year-old woman with dementia. Her family is now taking legal action.



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Family sues Glenview nursing home over video of aides taunting woman, 91, with dementia; aides charged and fired

Family sues Glenview nursing home over video of aides taunting woman, 91, with dementia; aides charged and firedTwo nursing home aides in Glenview, Illinois have been fired and charged after a Snapchat video showed them taunting a 91-year-old woman with dementia.



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Family sues Illinois nursing home over video of aides taunting woman, 91, with dementia; aides charged and fired

Family sues Illinois nursing home over video of aides taunting woman, 91, with dementia; aides charged and firedTwo nursing home aides in a suburban Illinois neighborhood have been fired and charged after a Snapchat video showed them taunting a 91-year-old woman with dementia. Her family is now taking legal action.



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Family sues Glenview nursing home over video of aides taunting woman, 91, with dementia; aides charged and fired

Family sues Glenview nursing home over video of aides taunting woman, 91, with dementia; aides charged and firedTwo nursing home aides in north suburban Glenview have been fired and charged after a Snapchat video showed them taunting a 91-year-old woman with dementia. Her family is now taking legal action.



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Philadelphia Phillies Fan Nursing a Black Eye After She Was Shot by Hot Dog Cannon

Philadelphia Phillies Fan Nursing a Black Eye After She Was Shot by Hot Dog CannonKathy McVay says that despite the accident, she's not angry, and will continue attending games.



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Alligator Takes a Stroll Through Nursing School Campus

Alligator Takes a Stroll Through Nursing School Campus“That was probably the most excitement this school has seen in a while,” a local deputy said.



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Golden State Killer: Police using genealogy website wrongly identified innocent man in nursing home as suspect

Golden State Killer: Police using genealogy website wrongly identified innocent man in nursing home as suspectDetectives hunting the Golden State Killer used information from genealogy websites that led them to wrongly identify an elderly nursing home patient as a suspect in the case. An Oregon police officer working at the request of California investigators persuaded a judge to order a 73-year-old man to provide a DNA sample in March 2017, according to newly-released court records. The man was identified as a suspect after authorities found a rare genetic marker in 30-year-old samples of the killer’s DNA, before searches of a genealogy website led them to one of his relatives.



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Person of Interest in Nursing Student's Death ‘Never Got Over His Obsession,’ Friend Says

Person of Interest in Nursing Student's Death ‘Never Got Over His Obsession,’ Friend SaysA nursing student was found dead in an off-campus home that belonged to a man who was obsessed with her, according to her close friend.



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Disturbing video shows dying WWII vet was neglected in nursing home

Disturbing video shows dying WWII vet was neglected in nursing homeJames Dempsey, 89, of Woodstock, Ga., died in 2014 at the Northeast Atlanta Health and Rehabilitation Center. At first it appeared the decorated veteran of World War II had died of natural causes. And then his family watched the footage on a hidden camera they had put in his room.



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