Title: U.S. Navy sailors sue Japan over nuclear accident
Author: Tom Watkins and Lateef Mungin
Date: Dec. 28, 2012
[...] “They have physical problems,” said Paul C. Garner, the plaintiffs’ attorney, in an interview with CNN affiliate KGTV in San Diego, the home port of the ship. “One of them is bleeding from his rectum; already, the others have problems with thyroid glands.”
Garner described the illnesses as “major health issues” during a telephone interview with CNN.
“Our best and brightest — who were hired to perform top service to our Navy — went there to provide humanitarian tasks and did not want to bargain their health and well being,” said Garner. “But the people running the power plant lied to them.” [...]
See also: TV: US sailors having traits associated with radiation poisoning after Japan operation -- Bleeding from rectum -- Baby with birth defects -- Cancer -- Thyroid problems (VIDEO)
Published: December 29th, 2012 at 11:16 am ET