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Archive: April 19, 2010

LANSING, Mich. - Equal pay for equal work laws apparently aren't serving Michigan women as intended. Tuesday is National Equal Pay Day, and statistics show Michigan ranks 43rd in the country when it comes to the wage disparity between men and women. Michigan Women's Commission Executive Director J ...Read More

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One out of 10 babies will be born with a birthmark, and a majority of them will require some form of treatment. Types of birthmarks have several nicknames such as strawberry, port wine stain or salmon patch, depending on their appearance. Most often a birthmark is a benign tumor ...Read More

DENVER - A Colorado court case has helped improve human rights standards for inmates around the country. The case of Amanda Hall v. Colorado Department of Corrections is one of three nominated for "Case of the Year" by the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association (CTLA). Attorney Mari Newman says Hall r ...Read More

HARTFORD, Conn. - The Connecticut Citizen Election Program provides public money to fund campaigns for state elective offices, but perhaps not for long. It is being maintained on life support since the General Assembly and Gov. Jodi Rell took action last week to fully fund it through the 2010 fall e ...Read More

CHARLESTON, W.Va. - West Virginians want real financial reform and they want it right away, according to a recent survey. The poll from the Pew Charitable Trusts says reform measures now being debated in Congress are hugely important to people in West Virginia and are vital for returning public conf ...Read More

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - High schools students with disabilities leaving home for the first time to attend Tennessee universities can rest assured there are services available the help them reach their highest potential, because of provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Middle Tennes ...Read More

PORTLAND, Ore. - Last week was the anniversary of Oregon's Measure 11 mandatory sentencing law, but not everyone saw it as cause for celebration. A recent report ("Prison Count 2010," by the Pew Center on the States) showed a nationwide drop in the number of people in state prisons for the first tim ...Read More

FRANKFORT, Ky. - Although Tax Day 2010 has come and gone, this year some Kentuckians are celebrating the benefits of filing on time, with larger refunds and no bill for tax preparation. The Kentucky Asset Success Initiative (KASI) reports having given assistance to almost 8,000 families at 57 locati ...Read More

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