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12 OYS: Vulgar Facebook comments raise questions about free speech rights

Updated: 09/18/2014 - Lots of us use social media to share everything from intimate thoughts to personal politics. But a Facebook post allegedly written by a Warrenton police officer has sparked an investigation. When it comes to freedom of speech, it can be a very thin line between who you are, and what you can say.
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12 OYS: Veteran claims Augusta VA is delaying colonoscopy

Posted: 09/16/2014 - It is a medical procedure that could save her life, but a veteran said Augusta's VA hospital is dragging its feet unless she agrees to perform the procedure without anesthesia. When News 12 started asking some tough questions to VA officials, their response was to stall us from airing this story. We chose not to.

12 OYS: Augusta VA hosts town hall meeting in effort to be transparent

Updated: 09/09/2014 - Veterans and veteran groups converged at Augusta's Charlie Norwood Hospital on Tuesday afternoon. They met as part of a series of town halls that are being scheduled by the Veterans' Administration. It is part of a promise made by the agency following years of preventable deaths and delays.
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12 OYS: Auto shop accused of not delivering on repairs

Updated: 09/04/2014 - She said the owner is dragging his feet on fixing what is wrong with it. While she has proof of payment and even an itemized list of parts and pricing, she did not ask one of the most important questions of all.
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