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Maine nurse fights Ebola quarantine, says will not be bullied

WASHINGTON, Oct 29 (Reuters) – Saying she will not be
bullied by politicians, a Maine nurse is giving the state an
ultimatum: Lift her Ebola quarantine by Thursday or she will
disregard the restrictions and go to court.

The saga of nurse Kaci Hickox illustrates how U.S. states
are struggling to protect against the virus without resorting to
overzealous and useless precautions or violating civil rights.

Oct 30, 2014

Saying she will not be bullied, nurse fights Maine Ebola quarantine

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Saying she will not be bullied by politicians, a Maine nurse is giving the state an ultimatum: Lift her Ebola quarantine by Thursday or she will disregard the restrictions and go to court.

The saga of nurse Kaci Hickox illustrates how U.S. states are struggling to protect against the virus without resorting to overzealous and useless precautions or violating civil rights.