January 18, 2018

Healthcare IT News, Jessica Davis, January 17, 2018- A group of 22 state attorneys general, led by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, filed a multi-state lawsuit against the Federal Communications Commission on Tuesday to block the “illegal rollback” of the Obama administration’s net neutrality rules. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai successfully led …

January 3, 2018

North Carolina Health News, Rose Hoban, Catherine Clabby and Mark Tosczak, January 2, 2018- Despite efforts by some legislators and the livestock industry to prevent it, neighbors to industrial-scale hog farms in eastern North Carolina seem poised to pursue monetary damages against hog farms. U.S. District Judge W. Earl Britt in December rejected a plaintiff’s …

January 3, 2018

BenitoLink, Thomas Leyde, December 30, 2017- A Monterey County Superior Court judge announced his intended decision Thursday in a challenge by several interests to Measure Z, the anti-fracking initiative passed by county voters in 2016. Judge Thomas Wills’ decision came just six weeks after taking the case under submission. Lawyers familiar with the issue …