Litigation

Lawsuit Looms On U.S. Syphilis Tests In Guatemala

MIAMI - (AP) Attorneys representing potentially thousands of Guatemalans who were affected by U.S. syphilis experiments decades ago said Tuesday they will sue top federal health officials unless a system is created out of court to settle claims by the victims or their survivors. The legal move comes after revelations last year. . . . Full version available to lexis.com subscribers.