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Matt Dwyer
May 22, 2019 - 2:41 pm
EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — A former Connecticut doctor, previously convicted of sexual assault and witness tampering, has pleaded guilty to illegal narcotics possession and been sent back to prison. The Hartford Courant reports that Edwin Njoku was sent back behind bars for six months Tuesday for...
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Sarah DiMeo
March 17, 2019 - 5:51 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut State Medical Society is taking a new stance on legislation that would allow terminally ill adult patients to receive medical aid in dying. After years of opposing the bill, citing the principles of the Hippocratic Oath, the organization's physicians and...
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October 17, 2018 - 1:45 am
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — The Connecticut Medical Examining Board has placed a Yale Cancer Center doctor's license on probation for five years, saying his excessive use of alcohol affects his ability to practice. The board accepted a consent order Tuesday that says Harris Foster Jr. used alcohol to...
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