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Health care insurance limits independence

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Almunus Jimmy Curran  depends on the state for health care insurance and home care aide, but his decision to work may limit the benefits he receives. Temple alumnus Jimmy Curran, who was diagnosed with spinal muscular atrophy, is at risk of losing his eligibility to receive government assistance when he decides he wants to work.…

Tense community relations discussed at General Assembly meeting

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Last night’s General Assembly meeting had students discussing community relations and helping an alumnus. Both Temple Student Government Campus Life & Diversity and Local & Community Affairs committees discussed the ongoing hostility between area residents and students living off campus at yesterday’s General Assembly meeting.…