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Guatemalans Sue Over 1940s U.S. Syphilis Experiments
Posted on 15 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - (AP) Guatemalans subjected to U.S. syphilis experiments in the 1940s are suing federal health officials to compensate them for health problems they have suffered. The lawsuit comes after revelations that U.S. scientists studying the... Read More

Lawsuit Looms On U.S. Syphilis Tests In Guatemala
Posted on 9 Mar 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

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... Read More