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Health Officials Want Injunction Entered for TB Patient

Health Officials Want Injunction Entered for TB Patient

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Health officials in Champaign County will be are will be in court Friday afternoon.  They’ll urge a judge to order an uncooperative patient with infectious tuberculosis to stay in his home so he doesn’t risk spreading the disease.

They say the man has entertained guests and left home even though he’s been warned not to.

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