Title: U.S. sailors sue Japanese utility over tsunami radiation
Source: Associated Press and KOMO
Date: Dec 28, 2012
[...] “They have physical problems. One of them is bleeding from his rectum already. The others have problems with thyroid glands,” the sailors’ attorney, Paul Garner, told KGTV in San Diego.
Garner says one of the sailors now has cancer and recently had a baby with birth defects.
Some of the sailors experienced symptoms while their ship was in Bremerton, Wash., for maintenance and repairs starting in January 2012, a few months after returning from the humanitarian mission.
All of those traits are associated with radiation poisoning [...]
Reporter: “Some of the sailors say they had symptoms within a few months of returning home to Bremerton”
Published: December 29th, 2012 at 9:28 am ET