03/18/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

A Life In Limbo: Unidentified, Uninsured Immigrant Lingers In Hospital That Can't Keep Him

By the time Juan Ramirez was discovered on Aug. 27, 2008, the damage had already been done. Ramirez, 42, an immigrant living without a known address or family in Little Village, was lying unconscious between two parked cars in an alley on west 31st street, his skull cracked open, the circumstances of the injury unknown.

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