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Randall Terry: How Tiller's Death and office Closing Can Help Propel Pro-Life Movement, Derail Sotomayor and Overturn Roe; Four Key Senators Will Be Targeted to Vote Against Sotomayor; Catholic Bishops Will Play a Role to Defeat Sotomayor

Press conference 1 PM, Thursday, to announce details of how Pro-life groups can derail Sotomayor, and root out hypocrisy in pro-life ranks. Also: Emergency Pro-life leadership training to be held in DC, June 12-14, with Randall Terry, Dr. Alan Keyes, Norma McCorvey, and Fr. Norman Weslin. Pro...

FRC Action: Obama Administration Working to Overturn Pro-Life Laws in Other Countries

WASHINGTON, April 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today in a House Foreign Affairs Committee Hearing on foreign policy priorities in the Obama Administration, U.S. Rep. Chris Smith (R-N.J.) asked Secretary Clinton if the Obama Administration is working to overturn other countries pro-life laws and i...

More Cuts to Hospice Announced: Hospice Community Responds with Virtual Lobby Day on July 15

...ect on October 1 as a result of the elimination of the Budget Neutrality Adjustment Factor (BNAF), an issue the hospice community has been fighting to overturn for some time. This new development makes the need to stop the BNAF cuts even more urgent for hospice providers. On Wednesday, July 15, NHPCO...

Community Oncologists and Patients Stand Up for Cancer Care on Capitol Hill

...re Physician Fee Schedule. A variety of new provisions scheduled to begin January 1, 2010 will prove disastrous to cancer care unless Congress acts to overturn the cuts, including a 21.5% cut in payments to all physicians as well as an additional 6% cut in Medicare payments to community oncology pract...

Align Technology Announces Jury Verdict in Patent Litigation With Ormco Corporation

...ling its Invisalign System. Align believes the facts and the law do not support the jury's findings of infringement and validity and will seek to overturn the verdict in post-trial motions with the District Court. If the District Court does not grant Align's motions, Align intends to vigorously challenge...

Consumer Watchdog to Congress: Put Patients' Bill of Rights Back on the Table

... result, HMOs and insurers are largely free to deny access to care without fear of reprisal or financial consequences. Any health care overhaul should overturn Pilot Life and restore the reach of state common law. Refusing access to expensive doctor recommended medications and devices . HMOs and ins...

Doctors Medical Center Election Tainted

... one against NUHW -- that make it clear that both the employer and NUHW acted illegally during the election. These complaints are very serious and may overturn the results of the election on appeal. The employer clearly wanted NUHW. According to PERB, management allowed NUHW organizers full access to the hosp...

Consumer/Nutrition Groups Urge Obama Administration and Congress to Update Alcohol Policies for the 21st Century

...ng WASHINGTON, April 23 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A coalition of public interest groups today called on Congress and the Obama Administration to overturn decades of inattention to the nation's alcohol policies by finally issuing a useful final regulation to require standardized labeling information on b...

Hospital Groups Stand United on State Budget

...ring charity care from cuts in his budget proposal," said Suzanne Ianni, president and CEO of the Hospital Alliance. "In this dire economy, we need to overturn every stone to ensure New Jersey is maximizing its federal reimbursement. We appeal to our state leaders to fully explore the golden opportunity ident...

New England Journal of Medicine Opinion Column Suggests Ineffective Shortcuts to Solve Obesity Challenge

... money grab that will go to pay for budget deficits created by excessive government spending. We witnessed this in Maine, where voters rose up to overturn a tax hike on soft drinks imposed by their governor and Legislature last fall, and in New York, where Gov. David Paterson withdrew his proposed tax hi...
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Genasense Plus Chemotherapy Is Associated With Prolonged Survival in Patients With Relapsed/Refractory CLL Who Achieve Complete Remission

...s appealed this decision using FDA's established Dispute Resolution Process. An initial review of this appeal by FDA's Office of New Drugs declined to overturn the earlier decision. Genta has appealed the non-approvable decision to CDER, which is currently pending. About Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia CLL i...

New Conflict of Interest Violations Revealed at California Stem Cell Institute

...es and clearly should know what's right and what they can do," said Simpson. "However, this is not the same flagrant violation as actively lobbying to overturn a decision. Throwing out the tainted applications should be an adequate punishment." FTCR also said that the stem cell committee should discuss at...

Genta Incorporated Announces Third Quarter 2007 Financial Results

...L) Following FDA's established Dispute Resolution Process, Genta filed a formal request that FDA's Center for Drug Evaluation and Research review and overturn the previous non-approvable decision for Genasense in patients with relapsed or refractory CLL. An oral hearing on the matter has been scheduled for t...

Remarks by President Bush on Stem Cell Veto and Executive Order

...tients with many different diseases. It's opening the prospect of new discoveries that could transform lives. Congress has sent me a bill that would overturn this policy. If this legislation became law, it would compel American taxpayers -- for the first time in our history -- to support the deliberate dest...

Fact Sheet: Advancing Stem Cell Research While Respecting Moral Boundaries

...thods, this Executive Order will make it more likely that these exciting advances continue to unfold. -- President Bush Also Vetoed A Bill That Would overturn His Careful, Ethical Approach To Stem Cell Research. If this legislation became law, it would compel American taxpayers - for the first time in our hi...
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New research may overturn conventional wisdom on drug-resistant tuberculosis

A newly released study suggests that the majority of cases of drug-resistant tuberculosis (TB) among patients undergoing treatment for the disease may be due to new infections, not acquired resistance. If confirmed in future studies the research, in the March 15 issue of The Journal of Infectious D...

Breaking news: Study revives Olympic prospects for amputee sprinter

...to the CAS April 29-30 by Herr and Professor Rodger Kram of the University of Colorado at Boulder, and provided the foundation for Pistorius appeal to overturn the IAAF decision that previously banned him from running against able-bodied athletes in races that are governed by IAAF rules. The team's findings w...

Reprogramming the debate: stem-cell finding alters ethical controversy

... at the federal level," she says. Twice, Congress has passed legislation to overturn the Bush administration policy on embryonic stem cell research and allow fu...ermediate steps is going to undermine any effort on the part of Congress to overturn the Bush policy," she says. The latest discovery, however, is likely to s...

Antarctic icebergs -- Hotspots of ocean life

...th one extending nearly 1,000 feet into the depths. Despite the risks of getting close to these mountains of ice – which can shed huge pieces or overturn without warning – the scientists began their shipboard sampling mere hundreds of feet from the icebergs and continued out to a distance of some five m...

Scientists discover stage at which an embryonic cell is fated to become a stem cell

...e at which some of the cells of a fertilised mammalian egg are fated to develop into stem cells and why this occurs. The findings of the study, which overturn the long-held belief that cells are the same until the fourth cleavage (division) of the embryo, are reported in today's edition of Nature. After f...

Ancient DNA confirms single origin of Malagasy primates

...adagascar only once," Yoder said. "However, the limited taxonomic success of our study leaves open the possibility that data from additional taxa will overturn this increasingly robust hypothesis." Yoder said the researchers' results support the close relationship of sloth lemurs (Palaeopropithecus) to liv...

Stem cells in bone marrow replenish mouse ovaries

...h new egg cells within weeks, according to new research published in this week's issue of the journal Cell. This finding provides direct evidence to overturn a long-held dogma in reproductive biology, that female mice generate egg cells only during fetal development and thus are born with a finite stock of ...
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Wyeth's Motion to Overturn Punitive Damages Award Granted by Arkansas Court

- Appeal of Compensatory Award Will Now Proceed - MADISON, N.J., July 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Wyeth (NYSE: WYE ) confirmed today that its motion for judgment as a matter of law on the punitive damages award in the hormone therapy case of Donna Scroggin v. Wyeth, in the U.S. Dis...

Shire begins the year with a strong performance

... share and 8% growth in the US ADHD market. On February 24, 2009 Actavis Elizabeth LLC ("Actavis") brought a lawsuit against the FDA seeking to overturn the FDA's decision granting new chemical entity exclusivity to VYVANSE. Shire believes the FDA's decision was correct. VYVANSE has new chemical entity...

Feuds between UW and the Legislature should end for good of the state

...'s policy of rejecting openly gay recruits. The decision appears to rub against Regents policy, if not federal law, and System officials are moving to overturn it. System officials have lobbied for health benefits for gay partners of employees, a policy that is commonplace throughout the Big Ten and most ...

Tech vendors could be liable for customer behavior - and not just file sharing

...(unless the manufacturer had actual knowledge of specific instances of infringement and failed to act on this knowledge). The Grokster case did not overturn the Sony decision, but it did limit the protection provided to technology companies. The Supreme Court found that even if a device can be used lawfull...

Doyle laments lack of progress on stem cell bill

... Madison, Wis. - Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle , noting that May 24 is the one-year anniversary of House passage of bipartisan legislation to overturn President Bush's ban on federal funding for embryonic stem cell research, said Congressional inaction is delaying critical scientific research. ...

Doyle urges passage of federal stem cell bill

...y to survive a presidential veto, would permit the Secretary of Health and Human Services to fund research on new stem cell lines. The bill seeks to overturn a ban on all federal funding for research done on human embryonic stem cell lines derived after President Bush , citing moral objections, announced t...

Doyle urges Senate to loosen stem cell restrictions

... policy just hours away, Wisconsin Gov. Jim Doyle again urged Senators to overturn President Bush's ban on federal funding for embryonic stem cell research.... Presidential veto. President Bush has said he would veto any Congressional overturn of the ban he announced in August of 2001, which would be his first veto as...

Senate approves bill to expand stem cell funding

... Washington, D.C. - The United States Senate, by a vote of 63-37, has enacted a bill that would overturn President Bush's ban on new federal funding for embryonic stem cell research, setting the stage for a promised presidential veto. The measure fel...

Monitoring Bacterial Genetic Diversity in a Freshwater Lake Using TTGE and DNA Sequence Analysis

...riation between individual samples (Figure 1). Co-migrating DNA bands (position B) were observed during the periods of lakewater overturn and stratification, suggesting the presence of a predominant Nitrosospira genotype during these times. Spring and autumn samples...
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