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UK to Pay Out Estimated $12.7 Billion to Infected Blood Scandal Victims

Posted on AllSides May 19th, 2024
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LONDON (AP) – The final report of the U.K.’s infected blood inquiry will be published Monday, nearly six years after it began looking into how tens of thousands of people contracted HIV or hepatitis from transfusions of tainted blood and blood products in the 1970s and 1980s. The scandal is widely seen as the deadliest to afflict Britain’s state-run National Health Service since its inception in 1948, with around 3,000 people believed to have died as a result of being infected with the HIV virus and hepatitis, an inflammation of...

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https://breitbart.com/europe/2024/05/19/uk-to-pay-out-estimated-12-7-billion-to-infected-blood-scandal-victims

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