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Survivors of Pulse Nightclub Massacre Launch Civil Rights Lawsuit Against Orlando and Police Department

Survivors of the Pulse Nightclub killings in 2016 plan to pursue a civil rights lawsuit against the City of Orlando and the Orlando Police Department. The suit, reports WMFE, accuses law enforcement of violating the civil rights of survivors by … Continue reading

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Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis Proposes $210m Trust Fund for Survivors of Clergy Abuse

On Thursday, the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis announced that it would create a $210 million trust fund for hundreds of victims of clergy abuse. The settlement, writes the New York Times, ‘is the result of a years-long battle … Continue reading

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WELL, GOOD: Study: Ebola survivors appear to be protected from virus.. “The immune systems of peopl…

WELL, GOOD: Study: Ebola survivors appear to be protected from virus.. “The immune systems of people who survived the first Ebola outbreak 40 years ago appear to be protecting them against future infection with the deadly virus, a new study … Continue reading

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Survivors of the Deepwater Horizon Become Advocates for Offshore Safety; Send Letter To USCG Investigators

With just a little over one year since the tragic Deepwater Horizon disaster that claimed the lives of 11 oil rig workers, Doug Brown, one of the 10 most injured survivors of the blast, has become an advocate for improvements … Continue reading

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Oil Rig Survivors to Transocean, BP et al: After a Year Stop Pointing Fingers and Take Some Responsibility

HOUSTON, TX – Survivors of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig disaster in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 have a message for the companies involved: start taking some responsibility and stop with the finger pointing. People's lives are at stake. … Continue reading

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