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Prison doctor wins $3.3 million lawsuit

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A California prison doctor who was abruptly fired without explanation has won a $3.3 million wrongful termination lawsuit.

Local media reported Dr. Muhammad Anwar signed a state contract in 1990 to provide surgical services to inmates and the Central California Women’s Facility in Chowchilla.

The ballooning prison population forced Anwar to restrict his private practice to concentrate on the inmates.

But seven years ago, he was suddenly fired...


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