Reaction: "2 Aides Arrested for Striking Elderly Nursing Home Patients" - Philip Caputo - Chicago Tribune

Reaction: "2 Aides Arrested for Striking Elderly Nursing Home Patients" - Philip Caputo - Chicago Tribune

by: Philip Caputo | publication date: May 29, 1971 | Publication: The Chicago Tribune |

". . .The arrests for battery came two months after the attacks were described in a seven-part series by The Tribune Task Force detailing instances of filth, neglect and brutality in the area's 'warehouse for the dying' . . ."

As a result of the Chicago Tribune's Task Force expose of nursing homes, two aides were arrested because of their treatment of patients.

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