Declarations

Declarations

Strong Feelings “We feel strongly that they should step up and play a role and work with the federal government in this process … We did a thorough assessment and that was completed, and this was the number that we …

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Poor Job with Opioids “We do a pretty poor job of putting time into discussing these medications.” — Michael Crooks with the healthcare consulting firm Alliant Health, speaking on the opioid epidemic. Crooks spoke at the University of Georgia College …

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Fire Starter? “We still don’t know whether the fires caused pole or line damage or the poles caused the fires. They may never sort it out.” — Michael Picker, chairman of the California Public Utilities Commission, said the state may …

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Fighting Workers’ Comp Cuts “These proposed regulations and guidelines … would leave thousands of injured workers with no compensation at all for their workplace injury.” — Robert Grey, chair of The New York Workers’ Compensation Alliance (NYWCA). The group has …

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Wakeup Call “The Equifax breach was a wakeup call, and with this action, New York is raising the bar for consumer protections that we hope will be replicated across the nation.” — New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who directed the …

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Campus Guns “College campuses as gun-free zones present an environment where murderers, rapists and other criminals may commit crimes without fear of being harmed by their victims.” — An NRA lobbyist who supported a new Tennessee law to allow state …

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Campus Guns “College campuses as gun-free zones present an environment where murderers, rapists and other criminals may commit crimes without fear of being harmed by their victims.” — An NRA lobbyist who supported a new Tennessee law to allow state …

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TVA Coal Ash Ruling “While the decision to build the Ash Pond Complex is in the past, the consequences of that decision continue today, and it now falls on the Court to address them.” — U.S. District Judge Waverly Crenshaw …

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Egregious Fallony “The Fallons’ alleged theft from injured workers is particularly egregious. By stealing from injured workers who depend on the funds for future care, the Fallons may have left many victims without the resources they need for medical treatment.” …

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Reasonable Doubt “Because of this intervening weather event, the state is unable to prove the criminal responsibility of the two juveniles beyond a reasonable doubt for the devastation that occurred outside the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.” — Tennessee District …

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