An analysis by ProPublica reveals a correlation between monetary incentives to doctors and the percentage of brand name drugs prescribed. The bigger the kickbacks, the better doctors seemed to perform for Big Pharma.
Canada’s recently elected Liberal Parliament has ditched the Office of Religious Freedom its Conservative predecessor established three years ago. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau claims the country is folding religious rights into a broader concern for human rights.
No wonder New Hampshire’s motto is “Live free or die.” The state house has just passed a bill requiring judges to inform juries of their right to vote not guilty when the verdict would produce an unjust result.