2. Her parents waited a day before calling for help because they say the girl had wandered around the Steele Creek Mobile Home Park on her own in the past. Officials have said that there were no signs of forced entry at Jenise's home and no indication she was taken from her room. Hundreds of people, including officers from 15 law enforcement agencies, searched for Jenise and went door to door at the mobile home park on the west side of Puget Sound, across from Seattle.
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New law is a historic triumph for veterinarians, animal care
The health and welfare of our nations wildlife, food animals, and even our companion animals depend on veterinarians being allowed to do their jobs wherever the need arises, said Dr. Ted Cohn, president of the AVMA. As veterinarians, we promise to use our medical expertise for the protection of animal health and welfare and the prevention and relief of animal suffering. On behalf of our members, I would like to thank the president and Congress for allowing us complete access to the medications we need to fulfill our oath to society. For more than two years, the AVMA has been diligently working with the Drug Enforcement Administration and Congress in search of a statutory clarification to the Controlled Substances Act so that its member veterinarians would not be subject to repercussions should they transport, administer or dispense controlled substances while providing care outside of the locations where those substances are registered.
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1987 law behind ruling to dismiss circumcision suit | Times Free Press
The law, passed in 1987 during a time when doctors claimed lawsuits were making it impossible to practice medicine because of increasing costs, imposed rules that made it more difficult for plaintiffs to win malpractice suits. Aside from limiting doctor's payouts on malpractice awards, the law requires that patients who file malpractice suits provide details about the "date, time, and place" of specific acts by medical professionals.
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