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Prisoner at risk: Attack on Sarabjit Singh
DAWN.comMay 1, 2013

On Friday, Sarabjit Singh, an Indian spy on death-row in Pakistan, was brutally attacked by fellow inmates at Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail. Sustaining critical injuries to the head, he was, at the time of writing, in a coma. Police officials have said ...more »

Family files claim against school district over drug sting
U-T San DiegoMay 1, 2013

The family filed a claim -- which is a precursor to filing a lawsuit -- with the district last week, more than a month after an administrative law judge barred the district's attempts to expel the student. The student, who is not being named because he ...more »

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Bad Faith Insurance
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Bill Halter, Mike Ross Trade Jabs Over Health Care
Arkansas Business OnlineMay 4, 2013

LITTLE ROCK - Bill Halter on Friday criticized Democratic rival Mike Ross and the Republican candidates for Arkansas governor for opposing the federal health care law, saying their stances would have prevented the state from providing insurance to ...more »

Hipaa Compliance
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Part-timers to lose pay amid health act's new math
Los Angeles TimesMay 2, 2013

"I understand there are costs to healthcare reform, but it is surely not the intent of the law for employees to lose hours," says Tara Sievers, who works part time as an outreach coordinator at the El Dorado Nature Center in Long Beach. (Robert ...more »

Elder Care Abuse
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Elderly Couple's Tale Of Abuse Not So Uncommon
WAMUMay 6, 2013

In 2010, as part of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, Congress passed the Elder Justice Act, which authorized approximately $750 million dollars in funding. But Bob Blancato, national coordinator of the Elder Justice Coalition - says ...more »

Living Wills
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Things to do in Oregon City and Canby
OregonLive.comMay 1, 2013

Exercise Your Will Power: The Office of Gift Planning for Providence Foundation partners with estate-planning attorneys to provide the free seminar about the basics of wills and estate planning. Topics include advantages and disadvantages of wills and ...more »

Medicare & Medicaid Issues
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Prescription Drug Bill: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
Brookings InstitutionMay 3, 2013

In a political shoot-out more dramatic than any ever filmed by Sergio Leone, the director of western gunslinger movies, Congress passed, and the president signed into law in December, what is commonly known as the Prescription Drug Bill. ... The senior ...more »

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