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The Assisted-Living Staffer Who Took a Photo of a Client on the Toilet
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The Assisted-Living Staffer Who Took a Photo of a Client on the Toilet

An employee at Deer Crest Assisted Living Home in Red Wing, Minnesota, thought it would be totally appropes to take a photo of a client on the toilet and then upload it to Instagram. We know what some of you are thinking: "Maybe it was an innocent mistake. Maybe the woman had no idea it was bad to broadcast an assisted-living facility client's image during what should be a private moment. Who could predict anyone would have a problem with that?" Alas, it turns out, the employee handbook explicitly states that photos of clients are prohibited. So, there's that.

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