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2013-06-06 23:40:06

The surrogacy matching and legal services law firm, Creative Family Connections LLC, today announced it has launched its newly redesigned website, http://www.creativefamilyconnections.com, making available comprehensive family building information for prospective parents and gestational surrogates. Chevy Chase, MD (PRWEB) June 05, 2013 Creative Family Connections LLC, an internationally recognized surrogacy law firm that focuses on surrogacy matching and reproduction law, launched a newly...

2012-01-21 08:00:00

A memo from the US Attorneys´ office explaining guidelines for prosecution of California medical marijuana cases was recently leaked online. Medical marijuana attorney Chris Van Hook recommends dispensaries and private collectives undergo a compliance check by a qualified attorney to ensure they do not have any of the red flags that would put their business at greater risk of being targeted for closure. Crescent City, CA (PRWEB) January 21, 2012 The four US Attorney´s offices in...

2011-04-05 16:27:00

WASHINGTON, April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), focusing on constitutional law, today secured a sweeping victory for pro-life pharmacy owners in Illinois after a legal battle lasting six years. A state court in Illinois today issued a decision striking down a state law that compels pharmacy owners to dispense Plan B and other forms of emergency contraception, even if doing so violates their religious or moral beliefs. In August 2009, a...

2011-02-23 16:24:00

AARP Disappointed as House State Affairs Cmte. Rejects Measure to Fix "Conscience" Law & Ensure Advance Directives are Honored BOISE, Idaho, Feb. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, Idaho lawmakers affirmed a new state law allowing a health care professional's conscience to trump a patient's legal end-of-life rights. In a disappointing move, a majority of members of Idaho's House State Affairs Committee rejected a measure, introduced by Representative Phylis King, which...

2011-01-28 11:41:00

Only 17 states have submitted more than 1,000 mental health records to database, and more than 1.5 million records are estimated to be missing New state laws enacted to improve submission of records to National Instant Background Check System (NICS) in the wake of the Virginia Tech massacre appear to be working WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being issued by Mayors Against Illegal Guns: In December 2005, Seung-Hui Cho was found to present "an...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'