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USC gave nearly $1 million in exit pay to medical school dean linked to drugs

LOS ANGELES - The University of Southern California paid Dr. Carmen Puliafito, its former medical school dean, nearly $1 million in severance along with a bonus, according to tax filings disclosed this week.

Puliafito was the subject of a Los Angeles

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