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Meningitis Outbreak Investigation

Boston U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz and Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette address the media during a news conference in Detroit, Monday, Nov. 25, 2013. Authorities in Michigan and Massachusetts said Monday that they will coordinate their separate state and federal criminal investigations of a company that sold steroid injection materials linked to a fungal meningitis outbreak that sickened hundreds of people in 20 states. A federal grand jury in Boston has been investigating the New England Compounding Center for more than a year and a multi-county grand jury has been investigating in Michigan. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)