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Scalia Had Serious Health Issues Before His Death, His Doctor Says

scalia-316x2521-300x199The doctor for the late Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia provided some insight tonight into the health problems Scalia was dealing with before he passed away earlier this month.

According to the AP, a letter a county DA obtained from Scalia’s doctor, Brian P. Monahan, saying that the justice had “significant medical conditions.”

Those included high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and degenerative joint disease.

Scalia was found dead in his bed at the gun range he was staying at.

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