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Is Your Spine Surgery Really Necessary??
August 22, 2011
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West Memphis 3: FREE
August 22, 2011
West Memphis 3 Are Free   read more

ARKANSAS JURY AWARDS $21 MILLION AGAINST ALLSTATE INS. CO.
January 31, 2011
After 14 years and three trials, it’s (almost) over for Dr. Jon H. Dodson … and the jury’s verdict is in:  Allstate Insurance Company uses its much-ballyhooed “good hands” to inflict malicious injury as part of its ongoing effort around the United States to kill the claims of individuals with soft-tissue injuries.    read more

THE JURY DECIDES: BIG VERDICT AGAINST LEVAQUIN MAKERS
December 10, 2010
J&J Loses First Trial on Warnings of Levaquin Risk By Margaret Cronin Fisk and Beth Hawkins – Dec 8, 2010 3:26 PM CT Johnson & Johnson must pay $1.1 million in punitive damages to an 82-year-old man who claimed it failed to properly warn of the risks of tendon damage linked to its antibiotic Levaquin, a Minnesota jury said.   read more

LEVAQUIN: WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW CAN KILL YOU
November 11, 2010
Levaquin (Levofloxacin) is a powerful bacterial antibiotic in the family of drugs known as fluoroquinolones, commonly used to treat respiratory infections, urinary tract infections and other serious infectious processes.  It can also be extremely toxic or fatal to the patient.  Read the FDA-approved medication guide for a list of serious adverse reactions / side effects:  http://www.fda.gov/downloads/Drugs/DrugSafety/ucm088619.pdf   read more

Remington Under Fire: A CNBC Investigation
November 11, 2010
I was pleased to assist CNBC reporter Scott Cohn and producer Jeff Pohlman when they visited Arkansas several months ago to explore allegations of corporate cover-up and a “profits over people” mentality within this firearms company.  Like most Arkansans, I firmly believe in the right to own and bear arms, but I also am of the unwavering belief that a gun should not fire unless the trigger is pulled.  CNBC amassed overwhelming evidence that the Model 700 can and does fire without a trigger pull, an allegation that Remington has steadfastly denied with respect to the Model 700, which utilizes what is commonly known as a Walker trigger group.  Following is a link to this CNBC special:   read more

West Memphis 3: Petitions Granted by Arkansas Supreme Court
November 11, 2010
On November 5, 2010, the Arkansas Supreme Court granted the petitions filed by the “West Memphis 3” to have the trial court consider DNA and other evidence that the defense believes would result in an acquittal if a new trial were ordered.  Following is a link to the opinion for separate defendant Damien Echols on the Arkansas Supreme Court website:    read more