Blog posts from June, 2016

NYS Assembly Passes Bill Allowing Reinstatement Of Deputy Sheriff After Transplant

On Wednesday, the New York State Assembly passed a bill that will allow a transplant recipient to return to work. On Wednesday, the state Assembly passed a bill that authorizes the county to reinstate and employ Heroux as a deputy sheriff. Clinton County Sheriff David Favro is eager to get him back on the job.

“Just prior to airing going to Boston for his double lung transplant he came into my office and he sat down and said ‘Sheriff, he said, I have two things: I want to live. Second of all after I accomplish that I’m coming back and I want my job.’

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Muhammad Ali’s family says dialysis machine rang one ‘final bell’ moments before he died

Muhammad Ali‘s family say a ‘final bell’ rang out from his kidney dialysis machine seconds before he died.

His daughter Rasheeda told People magazine: ’The dialysis bell went “ding, ding, ding”.

‘We all kind of stopped. I thought “Somebody’s ringing a boxing bell”. I looked at him instinctively and said, “Get your ass up!” Everybody started laughing.’

She said: ‘Dad did that. He was looking for a way to make the mood more comical and stop us crying.’ I felt he rang that bell on purpose, and then we all burst in to tears again.’

Another daughter Hana said: ‘He’d gotten up off the mat so often, it was hard to believe he wouldn’t get up one more time.’

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