Updated 8:11 am, Wednesday, April 11, 2018 Photo: Darko Vojinovic, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 In this March 9, 2016 file photo, Serbian ultranationalist Vojislav Seselj speaks during a news conference in Belgrade, Serbia. A United Nations court on Wednesday April 11, 2018, has partly overturned the acquittal of Serbian ultranationalist Vojislav Seselj on war crimes and sentenced him to 10 years imprisonment. less In this March 9, 2016 file photo, Serbian ultranationalist Vojislav Seselj speaks during a news conference in Belgrade, Serbia. A United Nations court on Wednesday April 11, 2018, has partly overturned the ... more Photo: Darko Vojinovic, AP The Latest: Group wants convicted Serb out of parliament 1 / 1 Back to Gallery THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Latest on the sentencing of … [Read more...] about The Latest: Group wants convicted Serb out of parliament
A ruling by a San Diego federal judge allowing construction of President Donald Trump’s border wall to go ahead will be appealed by two entities that opposed it, including the state Attorney General.Both the Center for Biological Diversity and Attorney General Xavier Becerra filed formal notices of appeal on Monday seeking to reverse a decision in February from U.S District Court Judge Gonzalo Curiel. The judge ruled that the Trump administration did not abuse its discretion in waiving environmental laws in its rush to begin border wall projects along the southwest border.The center had said after the ruling it would appeal, and Becerra also hinted the state would seek appellate court review at the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.The notices declare an intent to appeal. They do not outline arguments to be made on appeal or why each group believe that Curiel got it wrong.In a prepared statement Becerra said, “When we said that a medieval wall along the U.S.-Mexico border … [Read more...] about State attorney general, environmental group to appeal decision on Trump’s border wall
Get breaking news alerts and special reports. The news and stories that matter, delivered weekday mornings. SUBSCRIBE Pharmaceutical companies gave at least $116 million to patient advocacy groups in a single year, reveals a new database logging 12,000 donations from large publicly traded drugmakers to such organizations. Even as these patient groups grow in number and political influence, their funding and their relationships to drugmakers are little understood. Unlike payments to doctors and lobbying expenses, companies do not have to report payments to the groups. The database, called “Pre$cription for Power,” shows that donations to patient advocacy groups tallied for 2015 — the most recent full year in which documents required by the Internal Revenue Service were available — dwarfed the total amount the companies spent on federal lobbying. The 14 companies that contributed $116 million to patient advocacy groups reported only about $63 million in … [Read more...] about Patient advocacy groups take in millions from drugmakers. Is there a payback?
Published 7:01 am, Thursday, September 21, 2017 Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 Clinical trials and the vital role they play in furthering cancer research 1 / 1 Back to Gallery (BPT) - The world of health care is one of constant innovation and discovery. New drugs, treatments and ideas are needed to combat the various health problems Americans face every single day. It is an ever-evolving challenge, and as health concerns are conquered, one constant threat remains: Cancer. According to the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), cancer will be the leading cause of death by 2030. Even as advances in radiation, chemotherapy and surgical procedures have improved outcomes immensely, now more than ever, additional research is needed. This research comes from many sources, but the most effective way to obtain such valuable information is through clinical trials. What is a cancer clinical trial? Cancer clinical trials help … [Read more...] about Clinical trials and the vital role they play in furthering cancer research
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