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PNS Weekend Update - October 1, 2016 


Our rundown features several stories including: experts and officials brainstorm ways to fight the opioid epidemic; California toughens laws against rape; and an insider says the Yahoo breach could be much larger than initially reported.

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Civil Rights

PHILADELPHIA – The Pennsylvania Supreme Court has ruled that people who use a public defender can sue if a county fails to adequately fund its p ...Read More
DES MOINES, Iowa – With racial tensions high in parts of the country, an African-American Iowan who triumphed through adversity is receiving ...Read More
INDIANAPOLIS – While advocates are calling for reforms in the criminal justice system across the nation, Indiana is taking some steps in that ...Read More
RICHMOND, Va. - Young people in Virginia's juvenile-justice system often end up jailed longer because of their inability to pay fines and court fees ...Read More
BISMARCK, N.D. - For many members of the Lakota Sioux Tribe, the battle against the Dakota Access Pipeline is just the latest symptom of a ...Read More
BOISE, Idaho – The scars of war might be deeper for soldiers who come from poorer areas of the country, according to a new study. Francis ...Read More
PHILADELPHIA — At a hearing on Tuesday, the state Supreme Court will consider whether courts can determine if the General Assembly is ...Read More
SANTA FE, N.M. -- Progressive faith leaders and members of dozens of community groups will march to the Round House Monday and deliver a petition to ...Read More
CARSON CITY, Nev. — Dozens of faith leaders and community advocates will protest at the Capitol building in Carson City Monday - part of a 28- ...Read More
APEX, N.C. – Building a wall or tearing it down – the immigration debate rages on as the presidential candidates make their views known ...Read More
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