As part of a national campaign to address prescription painkiller and opioid abuse, Dr. Vivek Murthy is trying to get buy-ins from doctors, policy makers and the public to spend more on treatment programs.
The Democratic National Committee, a plaintiff in a lawsuit accusing Arizona of suppressing voters during the state’s Presidential Preference Election, has asked a federal judge to issue a preliminary injunction against the state.
A U.S. citizen is suing U.S. Customs and Border Protection and Holy Cross Hospital in Nogales, Arizona, after she says she was detained for seven hours, strip searched, then forced to submit to an anal and vaginal probe.
The Supreme Court ruled federal courts must recognize tribal convictions when determining if a domestic violence offender should legally be considered “habitual”. Repeated convictions for domestic violence can lead to stiffer prison sentences.
The company that convinced Arizona leaders to change state law so it could do business here has lost its biggest client. Late Sunday, Walgreens announced it was terminating its relationship with medical testing company Theranos effective immediately.
Last month, KJZZ reported that the Department of Housing and Urban Development defunded seven transitional housing programs across the state. These programs provide homeless families with a roof over the heads and life skills. KJZZ followed up with one of those organizations.