Western State Hospital in Lakewood has been the focus of federal and state investigations for several years.
Western State Hospital in Lakewood has been the focus of federal and state investigations for several years. Ted S. Warren The Associated Press
Western State Hospital in Lakewood has been the focus of federal and state investigations for several years. Ted S. Warren The Associated Press

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