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Unlicensed Practitioners Arrested.
—A. E. Mohr, Pasadena, and G. G. Sanchez and Donald Donovan of Los Angeles were arrested by an inspector of the State Board of Medical Examiners on the charge of practicing medicine without a license.
"Cancer-Cure Expert" Arrested.
—M. M. Winchell of Los Angeles has been arrested on the charge of responsibility for the death of Mrs. Nettie Daniels who, itis alleged, died a few minutes after Winchell had injected a solution of his "cancer-cure" into her arm. Winchell was released on bail of $5,000.
Woman Physician Charged with Murder.
—Dr. R. May Minaker, San Francisco, was rearrested and charged with murder on account of the death of Mrs. Jadriga Jazwicz, victim of an illegal
Medical News. JAMA. 1919;73(8):618-624. doi:10.1001/jama.1919.02610340050021