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National Alliance for Hispanic Health Applauds Confirmation of Sonia Sotomayor as the Nation's 111th Supreme Court Justice

WASHINGTON, Aug. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Judge Sotomayor's confirmation today by the U.S. Senate to be our nation's next Supreme Court Justice is a moment of great pride for all Americans. As a Latina and a mother, I can say to my daughter that all dreams are possible," said Dr. J...

'Health Care Reform Must be Abortion-Free,' says Supreme Knight

PHOENIX, Aug. 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "A health care system designed to save lives on the one hand must not become a vehicle for taking lives through abortion and euthanasia," Supreme Knight Carl A. Anderson said in his annual report at the organization's 127th annual convention her...

Ohio Supreme Court Supports Regulation of Dangerous Abortion Drug

CHICAGO, July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pro-life forces won an important battle yesterday when the Ohio Supreme Court ruled that abortion providers, under a state law regulating the administration of RU-486, must strictly comply with the FDA-approved protocol for the dangerous abortion drug. ...

Boca Raton, FL Becomes Home of Dale Buchanan's Supreme Ultimate Fitness

BOCA RATON, Fla., July 6 /PRNewswire/ -- After 25 years in the fitness industry teaching martial arts, T'ai Chi, personal training, and other fitness classes, Dale Buchanan, a Washington, DC native, has created an entirely new fitness system and will be teaching it to South Florida in his new stud...

Ohio Supreme Court Strikes a Blow to Planned Parenthood in Upholding Regulation of 'Abortion Pill'

CHICAGO, July 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pro-life forces won an important battle yesterday when the Ohio Supreme Court ruled to uphold a state law regulating that abortion centers must properly follow FDA guidelines in administering RU-486 (also known as the "abortion pill") in order to protect ...

New Mexico Supreme Court Ruling Enhances Air Ambulance Safety

AUSTIN, Texas, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Air ambulance safety has been greatly enhanced by a recent New Mexico Supreme Court decision affirming an appellate court opinion that holds hospitals responsible for screening the competency of the air ambulance operators they hire, said the lead trial attorn...

National Alliance for Hispanic Health Applauds Nomination of Sonia Sotomayor to the Supreme Court

Judge Sotomayor has more judicial experience than any Supreme Court nominee in past seven decades WASHINGTON, May 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- "Judge Sotomayor's nomination to be a Supreme Court justice is a moment of great pride for all Americans. As a Latina and a mother, I can say to my d...

Americans United for Life Announces Legal Prospectus on Probable Supreme Court Nominees

WASHINGTON , May 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans United for Life (AUL) announces today a new legal prospectus on the probable "short list" of President Obama's Supreme Court nominees, and their records on life issues. AUL is the nation's first national pro-life organization and ...

Louisiana Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Board Certified Interventional Pain Physicians

Interventional Pain Management Techniques to be Performed Exclusively by Trained Medical Physicians to Ensure Patient Safety NEW YORK, April 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) announced that the Louisiana Supreme Court has denied a c...

DRI - the Voice of the Defense Bar Responds to Supreme Court Ruling in Wyeth v. Levine

Prominent Legal Organization Optimistic About Ongoing Role for Federal Preemption in Future Liability Cases CHICAGO, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- DRI - the Voice of the Defense Bar has responded to the decision of the Supreme Court of the United States in Wyeth v. Levine , an important recent ...

On March 4, 2009, The United States Supreme Court Rejected the Rationale Behind Michigan's Drug Product Liability Law

DETROIT, March 4 /PRNewswire/ -- On March 4, 2009, the United States Supreme Court in the case of Wyeth v. Levine , rejected the drug company's argument that because it was complying with FDA standards it should be immune from suit. Because of this decision, citizens in all states except Michi...

AAJ Statement on Supreme Court Decision in Favor of Diana Levine

WASHINGTON, March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Supreme Court in a 6-3 decision upheld a Vermont jury's decision that Diana Levine, the plaintiff in the Supreme Court case Wyeth v. Levine could hold the drug manufacturer accountable for the injuries she suffered -- which included the loss...

Wyeth Comments on U.S. Supreme Court Ruling in Levine Preemption Case

MADISON, N.J., March 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in Wyeth v. Levine is disappointing, not only for Wyeth, but for patients and public health in general. Patients are best served by a national standard for the labeling of prescription medications -- set by the...

NJLRA Statement on Today's U.S. Supreme Court's Decision in Wyeth v. Levine

TRENTON, N.J., March 4 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement in response to today's U.S. Supreme Court decision is from Marcus Rayner, executive director of the New Jersey Lawsuit Reform Alliance. "We are extremely disappointed in today's Supreme Court decision, which is certain ...

Photos: Opalescence Treswhite Supreme Adds Glimmer to 'Twilight' Film Actor's Smile

SALT LAKE CITY, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The 66th Annual Golden Globe Awards was broadcast with hundreds of "Opalescence Treswhite Supreme" whitened smiles this year thanks to the Kari Feinstein's 2009 Style Lounge in Beverly Hills, California this weekend. Guests of the style lounge included Paris...

U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Allowing Light Cigarette Lawsuits Is Victory for Consumers and Health

Statement of Matthew L. Myers President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids WASHINGTON, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S. Supreme Court today handed down a major victory for consumers and public health by ruling that smokers can use state consumer protection laws to sue Philip Morri...

The Senior Citizens League's Comments on U.S. Supreme Court Case Wyeth v. Levine

Oral Argument Scheduled for Monday, November 3, 2008 ALEXANDRIA, Va., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On August 14, 2008, The Senior Citizens League (TSCL) filed an amicus brief in support of a courageous Vermont woman's fight to preserve her common law right to damages for the amputation...

Ohio's Regulation of RU-486 Clear and Constitutional, Should Be Upheld Argues AUL in Brief Filed Before Ohio Supreme Court

CHICAGO, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Americans United for Life (AUL) today filed an amicus brief on behalf of ten U.S. Representatives supporting Ohio's regulation of the deadly abortion drug, RU-486. AUL President Dr. Charmaine Yoest stated, "RU-486 has a proven track record of ruini...

Sayles Werbner Earns Rare Texas Supreme Court Ruling Upholding Punitive Damages Award in Medical Malpractice Case

AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Attorneys from the Dallas litigation firm Sayles Werbner are announcing a rare Supreme Court of Texas opinion upholding a medical malpractice award for the family of a man who died of a heart attack after waiting 12 hours for treatment following his admis...

Texas Mutual Insurance to Appeal 14th Court's Decision to Texas Supreme Court

AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas Mutual Insurance Company (TMIC) said it would appeal to the Supreme Court a decision handed down today by the 14th Court of Appeals. The 14th Court rejected Texas Mutual's appeal of a jury verdict from a district court in Harris County found TMIC ...

California Supreme Court Ruling Threatens Medical Care and Religious Freedom, Says Americans United for Life

CHICAGO, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The California Supreme Court today ruled that patient demand for nonessential, elective care trumps the freedom of conscience of physicians and their ability to practice medicine in accordance with their religious or moral beliefs. Denise Burke,...

California Supreme Court Gay-Marriage Ruling Reinforces Top Bay Area Fertility Specialists' Support for Same-Sex Couples

IVF clinic expands welcome to out-of-state intended parents SAN RAMON, Calif., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- The recent California Supreme Court decision to allow gay couples to marry strengthens the commitment of the Reproductive Science Center of the Bay Area (RSC), one of the state's leadin...

VSP Vision Care Takes Tax-Exempt Appeal to Supreme Court

Former United States Solicitor General, Kenneth W. Starr, counsel of record RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- VSP Vision Care has added former United States Solicitor General Ken Starr to its legal team as it petitions for a writ of certiorari to The Supreme Court of the United...

Sperm Donor Fights for His Rights as a Father in U.S. Supreme Court

CHICAGO, July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Both the Alliance Defense Fund & Keys for Networking, Inc. filed Amicus Briefs in the United States Supreme Court in support of attorney Jeffery M. Leving's Petition for Writ of Certiorari. Leving filed the Petition for Writ of Certiorari on behalf of Daryl Hend...

Aerospace business leader, supreme problem solver

The National Science Foundation (NSF) and its policy arm, the National Science Board (NSB), this week presented its annual awards, the Alan T. Waterman Award, the Vannevar Bush Award and the Public Service Award. UCLA Professor of Mathematics Terence Tao was presented with the Alan T. Waterma...

Oregon Supreme Court Rules in Favor of R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company in Medical Monitoring Suit

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C., May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Oregon State Supreme Court today issued its ruling in Lowe, a proposed statewide class action in which plaintiff sought to make cigarette manufacturers, including R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, pay for medical monitoring of all Oregon c...

AARP 'Deeply Disappointed' by Supreme Court Decision on Retiree Health Care Benefits

WASHINGTON, March 24 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by AARP Legislative Policy Director David Certner on the Supreme Court decision today declining AARP's request to review a federal rule allowing employers to reduce or eliminate health benefits for retirees when they ...

Surprise U.S. Supreme Court Decision Helps Michigan Citizens

DETROIT, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- the U.S. Supreme Court issued a 4-4 decision which will now allow Michigan citizens to sue drug companies if they are injured by a drug. Prior to this decision by the U.S. Supreme Court, the 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals had ruled in favor of Michigan...

Michigan Resident, Kimberly Kent's Drug Product Liability Case Will Be Argued in the United States Supreme Court on February 25, 2008

DETROIT, Feb. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Kimberly Kent, the daughter of Virginia Kent, Deceased, seeks vindication in the United States Supreme Court for her mother's death, which was caused by the prescription drug Rezulin. Michigan's unique Drug Company immunity law is being challenged. All Rezuli...

Amicus Brief Filed with U.S. Supreme Court in Riegel v. Medtronic, Inc.

Filed in Support of Federal Pre-Emption in Riegel v. Medtronic, Inc. WASHINGTON, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading a group of concerned organizations, the Advanced Medical Technology Association (AdvaMed) filed a joint amicus brief Friday in the U.S. Supreme Court in the matter of R...

California Veterinary Medical Association Reacts to Supreme Court Decision

The following statement may be attributed to Jeff Smith, DVM, president, the California Veterinary Medical Association: SACRAMENTO, Calif., Oct. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- "The Supreme Court's denial of CVMA's petition for review is certainly a disappointment. The decision of the Court of ...

Autism Speaks Applauds Supreme Court Decision Upholding Families' Right to Challenge IEPs Without First Trying Out School District Proposed Placement

WASHINGTON, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- By a vote of 4-4, the Supreme Court today upheld the Second Circuit Court decision in the case of Board of Education of City of New York v. Tom F., 06-637, thereby affirming parents' statutory right to challenge a school district's Individualized Education P...

ALL's Judie Brown: Supreme Court is Wrong on Contraception Ruling

WASHINGTON, Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In response to the Supreme Court's refusal to hear a case defending a religious institution's right to exclude contraception from its health care coverage, Judie Brown, president of American Life League, issued the following statement: The exerci...

Filing for Reconsideration/Press Conference ACUNA v. TURKISH, Historic Informed Consent Abortion Case to the New Jersey Supreme Court

SHREWSBURY, N.J., Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by Rosa Acuna and Harold J. Cassidy: WHAT: Filing of motion for reconsideration and Reargument in the New Jersey Supreme Court as last step before U.S. Supreme Court filing Rosa Acuna, the plaintiff in the histo...

Texas Supreme Court Rules Against Medicare HMOs in Hospital Reimbursement Fight

Aetna can't avoid Texas Courts in dispute over nearly $14 million in unpaid bills AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 31 /PRNewswire/ -- The Supreme Court of Texas has ruled that hospitals providing Medicare-related services can seek reimbursement in state court without first bei...

Indian Government Asks the Supreme Court to Keep Off Environmental Issues

Envirohealth? What is it, seems to ask the government of India. Clearly positing development against environment, it has asked Supreme Court to wind up the so-called Green Bench that sits over environmental issues. Seeking the vacation of stay on the functioning of the Forest Advisory Comm...

US Supreme Court Could Protect Medical Equipment Manufacturers from Law Suits

From abortion to consumer rights, the conservatives-dominated US Supreme Court seems set to leave its mark, whatever could be the ultimate fate of President George W. Bush. It said on Monday that that it would hear an appeal raising the issue of whether the medical equipment manufacturers appr...

Mexico Supreme Court Accepts Petition To Review Mexico City Law Legalizing Abortion During First Three Months' Gestation

The Mexico Supreme Court on Friday announced that it has accepted a petition, filed by the National Human Right's Commission, to review the constitutionality of a Mexico City law that allows pregnant women to obtain an abortion during the first three months' gestation, the Los Angeles Times report...

Doctors to Get Pay for Limited Strike Period : Supreme Court

The Supreme Court today directed the government to release salary of the doctors who participated in the recent anti-quota stir here. // A bench of Justice Arijit Pasayat and Justice L S Panta, however, clarified that the medicos will get salary only from May 14 to 30, the day the Apex court ...

Warner Chilcott Reports Operating Results for the Quarter Ended June 30, 2009 and Updates 2009 Full Year Guidance

...eting"), its shareholders approved a scheme of arrangement between the Company and such shareholders. Assuming receipt of the required approval of the supreme Court of Bermuda at a hearing to be held on August 14, 2009, and the satisfaction of certain other conditions, the transaction will result in Warner C...
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