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CommonHealth: Prisoners And State Settle Lawsuit Over Hepatitis C Treatment07:31
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A settlement was reached last week in a class action lawsuit over treating Massachusetts prisoners for Hepatitis C. Massachusetts prisoners with advanced cases of Hepatitis C will receive the expensive treatment within 18 months of the deal's approval, according to an agreement reached between counsel for the prisoners and the state.

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Carey Goldberg, reporter for WBUR's CommonHealth. She tweets @commonhealth.

This segment aired on March 12, 2018.

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