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Talks with nurse break down as Maine moves to impose Ebola quarantine
Talks with nurse break down as Maine moves to impose Ebola quarantine

Hours after Kaci Hickox flaunted her rejection of a state quarantine by taking a bicycle ride, the governor said on Thursday that talks had broken down and that the state intends to use its full authority to limit the movements of the nurse who had treated Ebola patients in Africa. In a statement released to reporters, Gov. Paul LePage said that Maine was willing to allow Hickox some mobility to leave her Fort Kent home as long as she stayed more than three feet away from anyone else and avoided public places. Hickox has vowed to resist state quarantine rules because she is not ill with Ebola. “I was ready and willing—and remain ready and willing—to reasonably address...

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