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'First step of justice' for ailing Camp Lejeune vets, families

By Tom Philpott
Published: August 9, 2012

President Obama signed a bipartisan bill Monday that, for the first time, offers veterans and family members government-funded hospitalization and medical services for 15 specific ailments presumed linked to drinking water contamination at Camp Lejeune, N.C., over 31 years, ending in 1987.

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