Maine governor: Ebola quarantine talks fail with nurse Kaci Hickox

October 30, 2014 9:17 PM

29 0

Gov. Paul LePage announced the breakdown on Thursday and pledged to use the “full extent” of his legal authority to safeguard public health, setting the stage for a court showdown.

Negotiations have broken down between Maine officials and a nurse who refuses to submit to a three-week quarantine following her return from treating Ebola patients in West Africa.

Read more

To category page

Loading...