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Advocacy group says doctors over-prescribe psychiatric medication

...agencies and companies have been sued by a mental health advocacy group that contends doctors over-prescribed medication...lawsuit. Some of the defendants said Gottstein's advocacy group doesn't understand the science behind their actions...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021210/sta_562207899.shtml
News
Both sides of marijuana issue meet at forum

...Supporters also said there are minimal health impacts compared to alcohol.Brandon Emmett, executive director of the advocacy group, said marijuana would be legal only for people 21 and older, under the initiative. He said parents would need to...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-11/both-sides-marijuana-issue-meet-forum
State
River data gathered as safeguard against mining

...elders rallied at the Elim checkpoint to protest the idea of uranium mining.Hal Shepherd, director of the water-advocacy group, and field technician Leigh Takak conducted routine testing at the site last week.They have been boating up the...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-07-30/river-data-gathered-safeguard-against-m
State
Both sides of marijuana issue meet at forum

...said there are comparatively minimal health impacts compared to alcohol.Brandon Emmett, executive director of the advocacy group, said marijuana would be legal only for people 21 and older, under the initiative. He said parents would need to...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-10/marijuana-initiative-forum
State
Alaska Editorial: Political ads focus on trivia, not real issues

...candidate Dan Sullivan by their recent attacks on Sen. Mark Begich's attendance record for votes. Negative ads run by advocacy group Americans for Prosperity slammed Sen. Begich for missing 4.5 percent of the Senate's roll call votes, putting...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-09-04/alaska-editorial-political-ads-focus-
Opinion
Alaska Editorial: Setnet initiative inappropriate for fish regs

...Fisheries Conservation Alliance, a relatively new group formed by several members of another prominent sportfishing advocacy group - the Kenai River Sportfishing Association.It would allow voters to decide at the ballot box whether to ban setnets...

http://juneauempire.com/opinion/2014-08-03/alaska-editorial-setnet-initiative-in
Opinion
Plan to simplify 2015 health renewals may backfire

...perfect solution, but I'm not sure that there is a better solution in terms of protecting people so they don't lose health coverage," said Ron Pollack, executive director of Families USA, an advocacy group supporting the overhaul.

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-07-28/plan-simplify-2015-health-renewals-ma
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Marijuana and your kids

...about their own marijuana use.Cheryl Shuman, the California-based executive director of Moms for Marijuana, an advocacy group for legalization and education, has been using medical marijuana for nearly two decades.Not long after her daughters...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2014-09-04/marijuana-and-your-kids
Not For Web
Group aims to legalize marijuana use in California

SAN FRANCISCO - The nation's largest marijuana policy advocacy group said it will begin raising funds for a ballot measure in 2016 to legalize recreational marijuana use in California.The Marijuana...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-09-24/group-aims-legalize-marijuana-use-calif
State
Photo: Key Coalition rally

Lizette Stiehr of Chugiak speaks during a rally hosted by Key Coalition members on the steps of the Capitol on Wednesday. The Key Coalition is an advocacy group for people with disabilities.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-02-13/photo-key-coalition-rally
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