Legionnaires' Disease

September 06, 2018 - 4:11 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California agency has fined Disneyland, saying the theme park failed to properly maintain cooling equipment, leading three employees to acquire Legionnaire's disease. The Los Angeles Times reports Thursday that the California Occupational Safety and Health Administration issued...
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Flint resident Ariana Hawkins celebrates with Katrina Petri after Genesee District Judge David J. Goggins gave his decision during Nick Lyon's preliminary examination on Monday, Aug. 20, 2018 at Genesee District Court in Flint, Mich. Goggins ordered Lyons to stand trial for involuntary manslaughter in two deaths linked to Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area, the highest ranking official to stand trial as a result of the tainted water scandal. (Jake May/The Flint Journal via AP)
August 20, 2018 - 6:18 pm
FLINT, Mich. (AP) — A judge on Monday ordered Michigan's health director to stand trial for involuntary manslaughter in two deaths linked to Legionnaires' disease in the Flint area, the highest-ranking official to face criminal charges as a result of the city's tainted water scandal. Nick Lyon is...
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Flint Legionnaires' Deaths
Judge David Goggins quietly goes over testimony in the case. (Photo: Jason Scott/WWJ)
August 20, 2018 - 4:30 pm
Judge David Goggins found there's probable cause for a trial.
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July 09, 2018 - 6:38 pm
So far this year there have been 135 confirmed cases reported in 33 counties, compared to 107 confirmed cases during the same time last year, according to the MDHHS.
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