Friday, January 30, 2015

Doctors dropping unvaccinated children as patients

With California gripped by a measles outbreak, Dr. Charles Goodman posted a clear notice in his waiting room and on Facebook: His practice will no longer see children whose parents won’t get them vaccinated.

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Thursday, January 29, 2015

Using medical pot could make parent unfit, Maine’s highest court rules

The state’s highest court has ruled in a child custody case that although medical marijuana is legal in Maine, it can make a person unfit as a parent.

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Sunday, January 18, 2015

Maine Lawmaker Introduces Stricter Parental Consent Bill



A Maine lawmaker has introduced a bill that would make getting an abortion more difficult for minors in the state.

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Wednesday, January 14, 2015

Maine DHHS says it's ready to drug test TANF applicants




Republican Gov. Paul LePage's administration has the green light to begin drug testing some welfare applicants.

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Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Legislator wants new law to notify parents of daycare abuse investigations

A Maine lawmaker is fighting to change state law to make sure parents know about any daycare abuse investigation involving their own child.

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