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  • A Washington Woman Could Land in Jail After Refusing Tuberculosis Treatment

    A Washington Woman Could Land in Jail After Refusing Tuberculosis Treatment

    A woman’s active case of tuberculosis has prompted health officials in Washington state to alert the public. The woman has reportedly turned down treatment for over a year and disobeyed multiple court orders to stay isolated from others. The health department may pursue further legal action against the woman should she continue to not comply,…