in Newswire June 15, 2018

Lawsuit Claims North Carolina Prisons Refuse Inmates’ Hepatitis C Treatments

by Erin Gilmore

Last Updated on June 15, 2018

Buffkin et al. v. Hooks et al.

Filed: June 15, 2018 § 1:18-cv-00502

Three incarcerated individuals claim the NC Department of Public Safety (DPS) and several officials in charge of the state’s prison system refused to provide proper treatment to inmates diagnosed with hepatitis C (HCV).

Last Updated on June 15, 2018 — 3:06 PM

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