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Fired whistleblower sues North Side care company |

Fired whistleblower sues North Side care company

| Thursday, February 25, 2010 12:00 p.m

A former nurse for a company specializing in senior care filed a lawsuit Wednesday, alleging that she was fired for reporting serious incidents involving patient care.

Deborah Weaver sued LIFE Pittsburgh Inc. in Allegheny County Common Pleas Court. LIFE operates three centers, one in Green Tree and two in the North Side, according to the lawsuit.

Weaver sued under the state’s Whistleblower law, claiming that she continually reported problems to her superiors, including patient neglect. She worked at the center in Allegheny Center, North Side, according to the lawsuit.

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