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'Human misery' of blood failings


A public inquiry has condemned the failings that led to thousands of people being infected with HIV and hepatitis C from contaminated blood.

The Labour Peer Lord Archer of Sandwell, who led the inquiry, said it was difficult to imagine a worse disaster for the NHS.


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