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Laid-off Oakland Cop Battles Brain Cancer

December 17, 2010  | 

About a month after Sor Yang was laid off from the Oakland Police Department, he began getting headaches that he thought may be stress-related.

The 26-year-old who joined the force in 2008, and was among the July layoffs, was ultimately diagnosed with a tumor on the right frontal lobe of his brain the size of a golf ball, reports the Oakland Tribune.

Read the full story at InsideBayArea.com.


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