A bill that would have created a computerized prescription drug monitoring system in Florida in an effort to prevent "diversion" of opioids died in the state legislature last week. Opponents argued that the system would invade patients' privacy and exacerbate the problem of inadequate pain treatment by making physicians more fearful of prescribing narcotics. The Pain Relief Network, which lobbied against the legislation, says the measure also was hurt by publicity surrounding the case of Richard Paey, the Florida man who recently received a 25-year sentence for obtaining drugs to treat his severe chronic pain.
He Wanted To Make Some Money for School Clothes by Selling Mexican Street Corn. The Government Says He Owes $1,415 in Permit Fees.
"I just wanted to help out my community and family," said Miguel Lozano.
Officials claim doing business is a revocable “privilege,” but many Americans see it as a right that they’ll exercise with or without licenses and permits.
Defer payroll taxes till December 31, 2020, and forgive them if Trump wins re-election.
DIY approaches to education—including homeschooling, learning pods, and microschools—are gaining popularity as public schools fold under pressure.
Without 'Much More Aggressive Shutdowns,' The New York Times Warns, COVID-19 Could Kill 'Well Over a Million' Americans
That scenario seems highly implausible based on what we know about the epidemic.