Medical Marijuana to Be Legalized
After years of debate, both houses of the Legislature are on the brink of legalizing medical marijuana in New York. The lead sponsor of the Assembly's bill is Manhattan Assemblyman Richard Gottfried , who said, "There are thousands of New Yorkers who suffer from serious medical conditions who could...
Health Insurance Options for Domestic Partnerships
... KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 9 /PRNewswire/ -- legalized
marriage for same-sex couples continues to be a headline issue in states like New York , California and New Hampshire . However, in most sta...
Gambling threatens national security, new book warns
... CHAMPAIGN, Ill. A two-decade surge of legalized
gambling is chipping away at U.S. security and military readiness, not just... actually destabilizes and corrupts governmental and financial systems, and legalized
gambling poses significant threats to the national security of the United S...
Americans United for Life Assesses State Ballot Initiative Outcomes, Predicts Regrouping and Strong Comeback in Next Election Cycle for Life Issues
...nitiative 1000 poses dangers for the rest
of the nation," stated J. Margaret Datiles, AUL Staff Counsel. "Now that
physician-assisted suicide has been legalized
in a state other than Oregon,
assisted-suicide advocates will be working relentlessly to legalize the
practice across the country."
Oregon's Assisted Suicide Law May Overlook Depressed Patients
...rotect all mentally ill patients." The authors called for "increased vigilance and systematic examination for depression among patients who may access legalized
aid in dying."
While it's important to protect vulnerable patients, it can be difficult to determine if depression is impairing the judgment of ter...
Belief in God, parenthood prompt gay partners to make commitment
...s. Within this group, a subsample of those who had legalized
their same-sex relationship by making a will or gr...group she called ritualizers, couples who had both legalized
and participated in a commitment ceremony.
Havi...ir daily life were the strongest predictors that a legalized
couple would ritualize their relationship.
ALL to Pro-Abortion Catholics: Do Not Sacrilegiously Exploit the Eucharist
...ot occur during the Holy
American Life League's ad informs the pope that a "great majority" of
Catholic politicians openly support legalized
abortion. The ad presents the
pictures of 21 of the "most egregious offenders" and American Life League
expresses concern that at least some of these ...
Americans Guess One-Third of Professional Athletes on Performance Enhancing Drugs
...tics during times of use.
Over half of Americans surveyed, 51.8%, believed sports betting be
illegal while 29.1% believed sports betting should be legalized
According to Beau Greer, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the Human
Movement and Sports Science department at SHU, "The use of perform...
Same-Sex Couples Just as Committed as Heterosexual Counterparts
...e likely to end their relationships than same-sex couples in civil unions or married heterosexual couples. This suggests that protections offered by a legalized
relationship may have an impact on same-sex couples, said the researchers, who plan to examine that question in future research.
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Equal level of commitment and relationship satisfaction found among gay and heterosexual couples
...ples on most relationships variables, and that the legalized
status of a relationship did not seem to be the ov...t the legal protection of a civil union might have legalized
their relationship more for symbolic value than fo.... This suggests that the protections afforded by a legalized
relationship may impact same-sex relationships, so...