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14 indicted in deadly 2012 meningitis outbreak
14 indicted in deadly 2012 meningitis outbreak

Fourteen people connected to a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy have been arrested on charges stemming from the 2012 meningitis outbreak that killed 64 people who received tainted drugs, officials said Wednesday. In the high-profile criminal case involving contaminated medicine, Barry Cadden, a co-founder of the New England Compounding Center of Framingham, Mass., and Glenn Adam Chin, a pharmacist who was in charge of the sterile room, face the most serious charges, according to the 131-count indictment. All defendants were arrested in raids at their homes, according to the U.S. attorney’s office in Boston, and appeared in federal court in Boston, where most were expected to be...

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