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Family poisoned by lead may sue landlord

TOLEDO, Ohio — A federal court in Ohio declined to dismiss a family’s lawsuit alleging that their landlord knew of lead paint in their rental but did not disclose its presence, which caused “developmental regression in their son,” for example, forgetting his own name, losing the ability to spell and speak except through limited sign language and diagnoses of ADHD and autism.

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