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Quarantined nurse leaves New Jersey for home, tests negative for Ebola

Oct 28, 2014    

Fort Kent, Maine A nurse who worked in West Africa with Ebola patients and was quarantined at a New Jersey hospital over the weekend was returning home to Maine on Monday as her lawyer criticised the state's policies that had her fighting to be released from an isolation tent.Health officials said Saturday that nurse Kaci Hickox tested negative for Ebola. Hickox left a hospital Monday afternoon, to be taken to Maine, where she lives.Hickox called her treatment "inhumane" and "completely unacceptable" after she became the first person forced into New Jersey's mandatory quara...

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