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There's a concept in the social sciences known as the law of unintended consequences. The results can be unexpectedly beneficial, unexpectedly detrimental, or perversely contrary to intent. At least one is unfolding right now in regards to the opioid epidemic, perhaps aided and abetted (unintentionally) by the drug courts.
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With the growing economy, there has been a rise in the need for commercial property. Buying a commercial property is not easy but with commercial property loans, you can it easier.
Missouri Prison Guards Face Harassment, State Settles Cases

Missouri Prison Guards Face Harassment, State Settles Cases
Milwaukee to Pay $3.4 Million in Racial Profiling Lawsuit

Milwaukee to Pay $3.4 Million in Racial Profiling Lawsuit
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Are you a fan of McDonald's salads? Well, you may want to find an alternative lunch choice for the time being. According to the company, the popular fast food chain recently pulled salads from “3,000 restaurants in the Midwest after health experts announced that more than 100 people had been infected by an intestinal parasite in recent weeks.” The intestinal parasite wreaking havoc throughout Illinois, Iowa, and other states is cyclosporiasis. So far there have been confirmed reports of “15 infections in Iowa and 90 others in Illinois.” According to health officials, “everyone who became ill in Iowa and about a quarter of those who became sick in Illinois said they had eaten McDonald’s salads in the days before symptoms appeared.”

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South Carolina Will Require Insurers to Implement Heightened Security Measures

South Carolina Will Require Insurers to Implement Heightened Security Measures

Judge Rules Controversial Roundup Cases Can Proceed to Jury Trial
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Not everyone is cut out for the restaurant industry, something actress Jessica Biel recently discovered after she decided to close down her relatively new restaurant, Au Fudge. The decision to close the West Hollywood eatery came after it was hit with a lawsuit in 2017 by disgruntled employees who accused “Biel, 36, and her business partners of stealing $430,100 in tips.”
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The E-Sisters are headed to Bayer in protest of the ridiculously unsafe Essure “permanent” birth control device. Here is the press release approved for publication. We wish them all the best at making their point to an unsympathetic Bayer.

Why would the U.S. come out against a resolution in favor of feeding infants breast milk? As with any commodity necessary for life, follow the money.
Medicare Ratings Updated with Nursing Home Staffing Rates

Medicare Ratings Updated with Nursing Home Staffing Rates
Texas Lawyer Charged with Transporting Illegal Immigrants Along Highway

Texas Lawyer Charged with Transporting Illegal Immigrants Along Highway