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Employees at a Maine hospital created a ‘wall of shame’ revealing the private information of disabled patients — including their sexual activity and body functions — investigators found

A 2018 investigation by the Maine Human Rights Commission found that several employees at St. Mary’s hospital had obtained the confidential medical records of disabled patients and posted them on a “wall of shame.” The wall included detailed accounts of disabled patients’ sexual activity and descriptions of their genitals, bowel […]
Employees at a Maine hospital created a ‘wall of shame’ revealing the private information of disabled patients — including their sexual activity and body functions — investigators found
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Why Lance Armstrong, who won his first Tour de France 20 years ago this month, has been treated more harshly than the other cheaters, according to his former friend and teammate

Twenty years ago this month Lance Armstrong won his first of seven Tour de France titles. All his Tour victories were stripped after the US Anti-Doping Agency said Armstrong ran the most sophisticated doping program in the history of sports. This week at the Tour, Armstrong’s former friend and teammate […]
Why Lance Armstrong, who won his first Tour de France 20 years ago this month, has been treated more harshly than the other cheaters, according to his former friend and teammate
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Instagram is trying to crack down on bullying with a new way to stop people from commenting publicly on your photos without having to block them

Instagram is rolling out two new features to try and crack down on bullying. The app will let users “restrict” people’s comments with a mute-style feature, and use AI to flag offensive comments before they’re posted. The Facebook-owned photo-sharing platform and its parent company have been facing increasing scrutiny over […]
Instagram is trying to crack down on bullying with a new way to stop people from commenting publicly on your photos without having to block them