February 22, 2018

Missouri Faces Costly Dilemma: How To Treat Inmates With Hepatitis C?

Jymie Jimerson collects Willie Nelson memorabilia in her home in remembrance of her late husband, Steve, who was a fan.

Civil liberties groups in Missouri and at least five other states are suing to get more inmates treated with hepatitis drugs that are highly effective but quite expensive.

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