J&J Talcum Powder Verdict

J&J Talcum Powder Verdict

The use of talcum powder in the genital area has been linked to ovarian cancer since the 1980’s. Studies published in May 2015 in the International Journal of Gynecological Cancer found that talk increased the risk of ovarian cancer by 30%-60%, and this has been...
Nebraska Schools Win Teen Driver Safety Award

Nebraska Schools Win Teen Driver Safety Award

Seven Nebraska high schools were recognized on March 28, 2017, for their dedication to improving teen driver safety with the TDS Cup and Outstanding School awarded by Teens in the Driver Seat (TDS). 1st place – Centura High School in Cairo ($1,000 cash award) 2nd...
What H.R. 985 Means for You

What H.R. 985 Means for You

Recently the United States House of Representatives voted to hamper citizen’s ability to bring about class action lawsuits against corporations. H.R. 985 is known as the Fairness in Class Action Litigation Act of 2017. H.R. 985 prohibits a federal court from...
The True Cost of Not Buckling Up

The True Cost of Not Buckling Up

Every year, hundreds of Nebraskans are involved in motor vehicle crashes. While buckling up may not lower the number of crashes, it will decrease the number of serious and fatal crashes. Nebraska’s seat belt usage remains much lower than the national average. On...
Opposition to LB644

Opposition to LB644

Recently the Nebraska Legislature’s Government, Military, and Veterans Affairs committee introduced LB 644. LB 644 is seeking to abolish the Judicial Resources Commission. The Judicial Resources Commission is made up of four judges appointed by the Supreme Court to...