DOD Test Subjects Must Receive Warning Info, Judge Says

Law360, Los Angeles (November 19, 2013, 10:29 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Tuesday ordered the U.S. Department of Defense to provide Army biological and chemical agent test subjects with new information about the substances to which they were exposed and the potential health risks, ruling the Army has an ongoing duty to warn the subjects.

Veterans advocacy groups including Vietnam Veterans of America filed a class action claiming the CIA, DOD, U.S. Army and other government institutions breached their duty of care to veterans by using them as guinea pigs to test thousands...
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