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State attorney general sues Brookhaven Nursing Center in Carollton

12:16 PM CDT on Monday, August 11, 2008

By RACHEL SLADE / The Dallas Morning News
sslade@dallasnews.com
The state attorney general’s office is accusing a Carrollton nursing home of failing to implement emergency response protocols which contributed to the death of a resident during a power outage in April.

On April 10, an electrical storm caused a power outage that lasted eight hours at the Brookhaven Nursing Center. The attorney general’s office said 17 residents who needed oxygen were deprived of breathing machines during the outage.

One woman was found dead four hours after

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