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Co-owner, ex-employee of pharmacy in U.S. meningitis outbreak acquitted – Reuters

BOSTON (Reuters) – A federal judge on Friday tossed the convictions of a co-owner and former employee of a Massachusetts compounding pharmacy accused of conspiring to help it evade regulatory oversight before its drugs caused a deadly 2012 fungal meningitis outbreak. FILE PHOTO: Gregory Conigliaro, a co-owner of the now-defunct New England Compounding Center, enters… Read More »

Georgia governor to sign heartbeat abortion ban, joining a U.S. movement

(Reuters) – Georgia’s Republican governor on Tuesday is expected to sign a bill outlawing abortion if a doctor can detect a fetal heartbeat, part of a concerted effort to restrict abortion rights in states across the country. FILE PHOTO: Anti-abortion marchers rally at the Supreme Court during the 46th annual March for Life in Washington,… Read More »