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DOJ will not investigate how Pennsylvania handled nursing homes

HARRISBURG - The Justice Department told Gov. Tom Wolf's office on Thursday that it has decided not to open an investigation into whether Pennsylvania violated federal law by ordering nursing homes to accept residents who had been treated for COVID-19 in a hospital.The letter comes 11 months after the department told the governors of Pennsylvania, Michigan, New Jersey and New York that it wanted information to determine whether orders there "may have resulted in the deaths of thousands of elderly nursing home residents."The one-page letter, from Steven H.

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