Arushi Kalpande, an eighth-grader from Nashua Catholic Regional Junior High School, is returning to Washington, D.C., this week to represent New Hampshire in the Scripps National Spelling Bee for the...
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When a neurosurgery patient died from a rare and fatal brain disorder at a New Hampshire hospital this summer, it sent a ripple of panic across the region, particularly for 15 people warned that they may have been exposed to Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease through contaminated hospital surgical equipment. Families of others who have suffered — and died — from the little-known but invariably deadly disease say that reaction is only the beginning of the fear, discrimination and rejection that CJD patients face.
Jillian Marlowe, whose lawyer filed the complaint in U.S. District Court in Worcester this month, further claims her removal was driven by the college’s fear that it would not receive accreditation... 0