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From sanitarium to nature preserve, a story of community organization

From sanitarium to nature preserve, a story of community organization

As the Tuberculosis outbreak swept America in the late 1800’s, and carried into the 1950’s, the Chicago Municipal Tuberculosis Sanitarium stood as a haven of treatment and support for TB patients. Now, converted into the North Park Village Nature Center, it remains as a nature preservation and educational center for Chicago residents. During the Tuberculosis […]

Witness’ credibility questioned in Stateville medical negligence case

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Witness’ credibility questioned in Stateville medical negligence case

Defense attorneys for contracted doctors at the Stateville Correctional Center — who are being sued for medical negligence damages — called the testimony of a plaintiff witness into question, Wednesday. During the third day of the trial, which appeared before U.S. District Judge Matthew F. Kennelly in the Dirksen Federal Building, defense attorney for Dr. […]

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