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2014-07-15 23:00:57

The Big Cats and Public Safety Act would prohibit hundreds of state licensed and federally inspected zoological parks, nature centers and private facilities from owning or breeding lion, tiger, leopard, jaguar, cheetah, puma or snow leopard—some of the most threatened feline species on earth. Washington, DC (PRWEB) July 15, 2014 The Feline Conservation Federation (FCF) warns that SB 1381, The Big Cats and Public Safety Act, introduced July 29, 2013 by Senator Richard Blumenthal of...

2014-06-09 16:20:47

PHOENIX, June 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The horrible tragedy involving Nancy Barry and Sarah Short has finally reached some closure. The parties resolved the matter as it pertains to U-Haul and the claims against the U-Haul entities have been withdrawn. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b "This was a terrible tragedy that affected many people and entire communities. U-Haul mourns the loss of Nancy Barry and hopes for Sarah Short's continuing recovery from her...

2014-05-23 08:23:43

ARLINGTON, Va., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lyme activists, who have the Infectious Diseases Society of America headquarters surrounded and under siege, issued a call for a Congressional Investigation of corruption within the CDC, IDSA, and the vaccine industry. According to Lyme researcher and activist, Carl Tuttle, "An investigation is long overdue. The conflicts of interest and improper influence among these originations has contributed to terrible suffering and financial losses...

2014-04-30 23:09:26

Nothing could diminish the spirits of the runners and walkers who turned out for LRA's 3rd annual 5K Walk/Run—not even the chilly, blustery conditions. Timed to help kick off Connecticut's Lyme Disease Awareness Month, the Race was held to raise awareness and critically needed funds for Lyme disease research. Stamford, CT (PRWEB) April 30, 2014 Nothing could diminish the spirits of more than 200 runners and walkers who turned out for Lyme Research Alliance's 3rd annual 5K...

2014-04-16 20:20:36

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, HMG issued a statement in agreement with U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal's, D-Conn, appeal to bankruptcy judges that General Motors should be denied protection from liability claims in connection with the recall of 2.6 million vehicles. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140410/DA03259 Bob Hilliard, lead lawyer and partner at the Texas law Hilliard Munoz Gonzales LLP, requested a mandatory "Park It Now" injunction on...

2014-03-25 20:20:16

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Thomas J. Henry Injury Attorneys, a national injury firm leading the country in GM case representation, has filed a personal injury/wrongful death lawsuit against General Motors on behalf of the families of three teens who suffered serious and fatal injuries in a Chevy Cobalt accident in Wisconsin in 2006. The most recent suit was filed just days before U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal announced he would seek to hold GM...

2014-03-24 16:20:17

CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas, March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This morning, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal joined Texas attorney Robert Hilliard in urging Attorney General Eric Holder to hold General Motors responsible for the deaths and injuries caused by the carmaker's faulty ignition switch in over 1.6 million GM vehicles. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140324/DA89328 Senator Blumenthal's letter to Mr. Holder accompanies Hilliard's Emergency Motion filed in federal today. The injunction...

Google To Pay $7M Fine For Street View Privacy Violations
2013-03-13 05:23:41

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Google has agreed to pay a $7 million fine for gathering emails, passwords, web histories and other personal data from unsuspecting home wireless users during its Street View mapping project. The fine will be split between 37 states and the District of Columbia, with each receiving $192,000. Google also agreed to destroy the personal data it gathered as its Street View cars photographed neighborhoods from 2008 to 2010. It will...


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