Keri Kirkham, 41, who has lung cancer, rests in her parents' home in Hinkley, Calif., in the Mojave Desert northeast of Los Angeles, Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010. A California state study has not revealed ... more 
Keri Kirkham, 41, who has lung cancer, rests in her parents' home in Hinkley, Calif., in the Mojave Desert northeast of Los Angeles, Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010. A California state study has not revealed elevated cancer levels in the town, a small community whose struggles with contaminated groundwater inspired the award-winning Hollywood movie "Erin Brockovich." less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Reed Saxon
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