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22nd Century VP of Regulatory Science to Present on Health Disparities Caused by Cigarette ...

Omaha World-Herald 18 May 2021
“We are proud to partner with leading organizations like FDLI and work together to get the important message out that the time is now for the FDA to act decisively to stop the negative health effects caused by nicotine and cigarette addiction,” said James A ... Acting FDA Commissioner Dr ... Raza, acting chief counsel for the FDA.
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Open Letter to the People of Planet Earth

Resilience 18 May 2021
But we felt compelled to act because your carbon-addicted way of life has made you a threat to yourself and the magnificent biosphere that made you ... We believe your failure to act, and the ecocide that will result if you don’t, will be the direct result of your debilitating addiction to hydrocarbons ... We understand why fossil fuels are so addictive.
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Greek Australian sues ex for defamation, says he is not a ‘sex addict’

Greek City Times 18 May 2021
A banking IT consultant is suing his ex-girlfriend for defamation after she shared a document about him with two of his other ex-girlfriends and called him a “sex addict” ... his then-employer” and also alleged he was a “sex addict” ... “But what he isn’t, he is not a sex addict.”.
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Dr. Mercola's Attackers Sued for Role in 'Crime of the Century'

Mercola 17 May 2021
government and violating the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act.14,15 ... Tactics included combatting doctors' ‘hesitancy’ to prescribe the medication, and persuading them to prescribe OxyContin over lower-dose, short-acting opioids, thus increasing the risk of addiction ... Publicis Also Represented Addiction Center.
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Andrew McCarthy's new memoir taps into nostalgia

The Salem News 17 May 2021
He decided it was the right time to look back on his early life in acting and share stories about his adventures in Hollywood, complicated family relationships, addiction and recovery ... In a recent interview with The Associated Press, he discussed reconciling his Brat Pack membership, his kids choosing to act and which of his movies should be remade.
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Why Is the FDA Funded in Part by the Companies It Regulates?

GlobalResearch 17 May 2021
Americans in the early 20th century were outraged when they found out that manufacturers used poor-quality methods for producing food and medication, and used unsafe, ineffective and undisclosed addictive ingredients in medications ... In 1992, in response to intense pressure, Congress passed the Prescription Drug User Fee Act.
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White supremacy or black criminals?

Free West Media 16 May 2021
Although the gunman had stated that he had killed the victims in massage parlors for religious reasons and because of his alleged sex addiction, the act was nevertheless promoted as evidence of white racism against Asians, especially in the media ... The most recent and particularly shocking examples of violence are currently two recent acts.
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Toomey, Manchin team up to help overdose victims

The Bradford Era 15 May 2021
The Improving Medicaid Programs’ Response to Overdose Victims and Enhancing (IMPROVE) Addiction Care Act would require state Medicaid programs to use jointly-funded drug utilization review programs to help connect to treatment and boost safeguards for those on Medicaid who have experienced a non-fatal, opioid-related overdose.
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Prosecutor plans to seek death penalty in Georgia spa shootings

Shenzhen Daily 14 May 2021
The domestic terrorism charge says Long committed a series of illegal acts “which were interrelated by distinguishing characteristics, with the intent to cause serious bodily harm and to kill individuals and groups of individuals, and with the intent to intimidate the civilian population of this state and of its political subdivisions.”.
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Metallica, Nine Inch Nails and KORN Headline Louder Than Life Fest

Spin 14 May 2021
Metallica will play two nights – and two unique sets — along with Nine Inch Nails, KORN, Judas Priest, Snoop Dogg, Jane’s Addiction and more at Louisville-based festival on Sept ... And I’m on the lookout for the best drinking whiskey in Kentucky,” Perry Farrell of Jane’s Addiction said of the festival in a statement.
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Remembering Ron Clark — Sept. 19, 1935 – May 14, 2019

The Washington Informer 14 May 2021
Ron Clark worked to build a lasting institution committed to providing substance abuse treatment for addicted individuals. He spent 60 years of his life, 49 here in the District, acting on this commitment ... integrity. At a time when jail punishment served as the standard handling of drug-addicted individuals, Ron fought for treatment instead ... ....
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Andrew McCarthy taps into 80’s nostalgia with new memoir

Messenger-Inquirer 14 May 2021
He decided it was the right time to look back on his early life in acting and share stories about his adventures in Hollywood, complicated family relationships, addiction and recovery ... Your teen daughter and son are both acting ... Acting save my life, you know? It almost cost me my life in a certain way, but it saved my life.
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Same crime, different time? |14 May 2021

Nation 14 May 2021
If the defendant had a difficult personal history whereby they suffered abuse or neglect, or acted criminally as a result of addiction, depending on the nature and circumstances of the case, can impact on the sentence imposed by court.
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Why Does the FDA Get Nearly Half Its Funding From the Companies It Regulates?

Children's Health Defense 14 May 2021
Americans in the early 20th century were outraged when they found out that manufacturers used poor-quality methods for producing food and medication, and used unsafe, ineffective and undisclosed addictive ingredients in medications. The resulting Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act of 1938 gave the taxpayer-funded FDA new authority to protect the U.S.
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Nicki Minaj speaks out about the 'devastating' February hit and run that killed her father ...

The Daily Mail 14 May 2021
Nicki Minaj has broken her silence over the tragic hit and run that killed her father Robert Maraj, 64, back in February ... Heartbreaking loss ... 'Life is funny that way ... Previous 1 Next ... Share ... While Minaj has accused her father of being an abusive alcoholic and crack addict in her youth, but eight years ago she said that he was trying to clean up his act.
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