Tag: "penalty" at medical news
Luciano Pavarotti Believes He is 'nearing His End'
...r that, this blow arrived. And now I am paying the penalty
for this fortune and happiness," he said. Pavarotti's agent Terri Robson said that Pavarotti has chosen to stay away from the public eye, and that he is quite 'positive' at the moment. "He is being very positive at the moment and concentrating o...
Doctors Not Exempt from Competition Law, Australian Commission Warns
...elaide heart-surgery market. He imposed a civil penalty
of $55,000, plus $5000 towards the ACCC's legal expenses, on both Dr Knight and Dr Ross. Dr Jurisevic said he was considering a civil action for loss of income, estimated at more than $2 million. The full-time thoracic surgeon is also an Australi...
Backpacks and Backaches
...ags Schools violating this bill are liable for penalty
up to three lakh rupees A subsequent or second violation may cause the school to be de-recognized Dr. Parang Mehta, Paediatrician, writes on his web site, http: www.drparang.com/misc/schoolbags.htm,Parents often don't realise the magnitude of ...
Britisher Enraged for Court's Action Against Him for Smoking
...t has said he would rather go to jail than pay any penalty
for allowing patrons to smoke in his pub, saying: "I don't incite smoking in my pub as our karaoke bar next-door is completely non-smoking." "I'm not pro-smoking just pro-freedom. "I'm not prepared to shove my customers outside in the wind and th...
Drink-drivers Not Influenced by Ads Unless It Affects Them Personally
...y if such public announcements show that a minimum penalty
of a one-year driving ban can damage an individuals own life. The authorities have began a television advertising campaign focused on young men who are more than 10 times as likely to have a drink-drive crash than men aged over 30. But these public...
Jail Visit Left Paris' Sis Nicky in Hysterics
...s City Attorney Rocky Delgadillo's wife who paid a penalty
for it. "What's annoying is all these people are going on television saying that she was drinking and driving," Nicky said. "She's not in jail for DUI. That's a big misconception. She's in jail for driving on a suspended license, just like the D....
China to Curtail Organ Sale
...ense of the offending doctors will be revoked. The penalty
fee will be raised to ten times the potential profit. The new move by the state council attempts to standardize transplant surgery procedures besides regulating the organ barter system. US based group Human Right Watch is skeptical about the...
California Government to Revoke License of LA Hospital
...Health Services has never before threatened such a penalty
against King-Harbor and, has not taken such an action against a hospital since 2004. The Martin Luther King Jr.-Harbor hospital, operated by the Los Angeles County department of Health Services, is located near crime hotspots, and serves poor and m...
Mothers of Children Killed in Fire Charged With Manslaughter
...of all seven children. Zappala said the maximum penalty
for involuntary manslaughter is 2 1/2 to five years in jail. "They're saying that, had the mother been home, the fire would not have been set. That's not so," Sharif said yesterday. "That's just speculation. Being absent from home is not the cause...
Debate Focuses on Door-to-balloon Time in Heart Attack Treatment
... hospital. "Otherwise, those patients are paying a penalty
for using PCI," he said. That would be an undesirable consequence of an overly rigid goal, according to Dr. Henry. "Primary PCI is the best method of reperfusion for patients who are having a heart attack," he said. "Everyone in the United States s...
Sylvester Stallone Admits He Tried to Smuggle Banned Growth Hormone to Australia
...en a federal case. In federal cases, the maximum penalty
for importing a banned substance of this type is A$110,000 ($91,600) and five years in prison. Prosecution documents said Stallone had marked "no" on a customs declaration form that asked if he was bringing restricted substances into the country. B...
Sylvester Stallone Regrets Smuggling Banned Substances to Australia
...tates." The 60-year-old Stallone faces a maximum penalty
of a $22,000 fine alone, meaning he will not have to face court for sentencing. After referring to the "humiliation and embarrassment" suffered by Stallone through worldwide publicity, Boulten said it was a case where "some real leniency" coul...
Steroid Scam: Sylvester Stallone Gets Away With a Light Punishment
...because of the publicity surrounding the case, the penalty
was enough to send a clear message that such behav... these offenses again," Cloran said. The maximum penalty
for bringing Jintropin into Australia without a license is a fine of $91,500 and five years in priso...
Women Urged to Be Wary of Ads Promoting Unwanted Drugs
...ired to run a corrective ad, and there is no other penalty
for misleading the public. Thus, while the FDA sends hundreds of letters each year requiring drug companies to retract their ads, most people don't hear about them. The FDA does not require new drugs to be proven better than competing, often cheap...
Binge Drinking Leads to Neurocognitive Deficits Among College Students
...much money as possible. Decks A and B have a total penalty
of $1250 for every ten cards; C and D have a total penalty
of $250 for every ten cards). Thus, A and B are "bad decks," and C and D are "good decks." "We fou...
Hong Kong Imposes Heavy Fine on Smokers
...A 1,500 Hong Kong dollar spot fine would bring the penalty
for smoking in public in line with the existing fixed penalty
for dropping litter and spitting in the street....
China is Cracking Down on Food Safety
...od products. Analysts believe that Zheng's death penalty
is a calculated response of Government's intention to put an end to the numerous scandals related to poor quality of food products and medications in ChinaThe Chinese Government has also stepped up its patrols in recent weeks, announcing a series of ...
Men and Women Change Attitudes to Sex When in an Intimate Relationship
...ore sex one has, the more likely one is to see the penalty
of unwanted pregnancies and sexually transmitted diseases, he said. Men in our sample appear to walk a fine line between wanting the risky sex that society says they should have and paying the price for having had it, he said. Not surprisingly, ...
Chandigarh to Impose Spot Fine for Smokers from July
...free' from July, Wednesday proposed an on-the-spot penalty
on the offenders. At a meeting of the committee ...ence of smoking in public places by recovering the penalty
from the offender on the spot. The penalty
amount is yet to be decided, though it is expected to ...
Net Laid Out for Money Hungry Doctors
...nd $660,000 for corporations. The maximum criminal penalty
is a five-year jail term, although a court can choose to impose fines of $33,000 for individuals or $165,000 for corporations. ANN...
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