U.S. pays $4.8 million settlement for radiation experiments on humans

December 1996
Jet;12/09/96, Vol. 91 Issue 4, p12
Reports on United States Energy Secretary Hazel O'Leary's announcement of a $4.8 million settlement with the families of people injected with radiation during medical experiments in the 1940s. Amount of money given to each of the eleven families and the one survivor; Details behind the injections; Claims from the scientists about the health of the victims.


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