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Tougher penalties for nurse assaults

Assaulting a health professional should bring the same penalty as assaulting a police officer.
According to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, about 1,300 assaults of nurses, nurse aides, clerical staff and other health professionals occur every day nationally.

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