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Carol Johnson, a resident of the Edgewood Vista home in Hermantown, Minn., said she was threatened with eviction after she demanded more information from administrators about a rape at the facility. Jim Gehrz / Minneapolis Star Tribune

Minnesota rape shines light on assisted-living facility problems

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MINNEAPOLIS – At the Edgewood Vista senior home in Hermantown, Minn., elderly residents were stunned, even incredulous, over the recent revelation that an 89-year-old fellow resident was drugged and raped in her bed last year by a young caregiver.


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