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[Massachusetts] Marshfield Selectmen back plan to ban smoking pot in public

Marshfield Police Chief Phil Tavares has amended a proposed bylaw that would ban public consumption of marijuana on Marshfield's streets to allow qualified patients to consume the drug only in non-smoking forms, such as edible brownies or chocolates.
Wicked Local (MA)
added Apr 16, 2014 09:40

HHS Secretary Sebelius Resigns

"As she closes this chapter, Secretary Sebelius is extremely thankful to President Obama and very proud of the historic accomplishments of this administration." Sebelius, 65, who has served in the post since the beginning of President Obama's first term
MedPage Today
added Apr 10, 2014 22:44

Actos Lawsuit Results in Landmark $9 Billion Punitive Damages Verdict

first federal case involving the development of bladder cancer from side effects of Actos, awarding $1.5 million in compensatory damages and an additional $9 billion in punitive damages against Takeda Pharmaceuticals and Eli Lilly. (Saiontz & Kirk, P.A.)
added Apr 10, 2014 11:06

EMISON: Actos Bellwether Trial: $9 Billion Verdict for Plaintiffs

Louisiana jury ordered Japanese drug maker Takeda Pharmaceutical Company and drug maker Eli Lilly & Co. to pay $9 billion in punitive damages ... award likely stems from evidence that Takeda lost or destroyed critical documents from at 46 employees and sa
The Legal Examiner
added Apr 10, 2014 11:01

[Louisiana] 5th Amendment trumps 1st in prosecution involving unnamed commenters

When an anonymous speaker’s First Amendment rights conflict with a criminal defendant’s right to due process under the Fifth Amendment, which constitutional protection prevails? There’s actually not a lot of precedent on how to balance those competing c
added Apr 10, 2014 10:49

[Louisiana] Court: Newspaper Must Reveal Commenters' Identities

Fifth Circuit panel on Tuesday said the trial judge balanced "the speech rights of anonymous commenters against the due process interests of Jackson" before ordering the newspaper to provide the identifying information for in-chambers review.
National Law Journal
added Apr 10, 2014 10:47

[Louisiana] The Times-Picayune asks federal appeals court to block handover of online commenter information in ex-NOAH head Stacey Jackson case | The Times-Picayune has fought the disclosure of any information regarding online commenters in the Jackson case and others. Efforts to unearth such information follow the March 2012 revelation that former Assistant U.S. Attorney Sal Perricone
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Apr 10, 2014 10:44

[Louisiana] La. judge orders paper to turn over website info

A federal judge ordered a newspaper on Wednesday to turn over information about anonymous online comments in the case of a former director of a nonprofit housing agency in New Orleans. Stacey Jackson is accused of taking kickbacks from contractors for th
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 10, 2014 10:22

The Climate Deniers Are Using the Same Tactics as the Tobacco Industry

Nongovernmental International Panel on Climate Change (NIPCC) released its fifth report "debunking" the findings of the U.N.'s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change. According to the NIPCC report, which was published by the conservative think tank the
added Apr 9, 2014 15:20

The Scary New Evidence on BPA-Free Plastics / And the Big Tobacco-style campaign to bury it.

when tobacco companies agreed to drop deceptive marketing practices under a settlement agreement with 46 states, many of the scientists and consultants on the industry's payroll transitioned seamlessly into defending BPA.
Mother Jones Magazine
added Apr 9, 2014 10:10
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