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
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.
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
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
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
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
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
Surprise U.S. Supreme Court Decision Helps Michigan Citizens
DETROIT, March 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- the U.S. Supreme
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 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.
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
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
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
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
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:
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
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...