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Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Forest workers suffer miscarriages 4/5/98

...Forest workers suffer miscarriages Study shows increased...suffer above-normal miscarriage rates, The Associated...the higher rate of miscarriages for female agency...increased likelihood of miscarriage and work as a forester...reported a series of miscarriages among paintcrew workers...
Airman charged with forcing miscarriage by drugging his wife

...Boie has denied through his attorney that the medication caused the miscarriage. Air Force officials said the incidents described in the court-martial...troubled pregnancies, and that her smoking may have induced the miscarriage.
Jurors hear closing arguments

...fatally shot his 39-year-old girlfriend while they were on vacation in Yakutat. Prosecutors on Wednesday called that a miscarriage of justice and one they asked the jury to correct."It's not too late to correct that injustice now," Assistant Attorney...
Jury quickly convicts theater shooter of murder

...the panic to escape the black-clad gunman.The youngest to die was a 6-year-old girl whose mother also suffered a miscarriage and was paralyzed in the attack. Another woman who was nine months pregnant at the time described her agonizing decision...
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FBI hair analysis problems reveal limits of forensics

...and robe. A felony conviction that imprisoned him for decades was overturned in 2012 by a judge who declared it a "grave miscarriage of justice.""I was hoping that I was going to go home that day," Odom, recalling his trial in Washington, D.C...
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Group forms to help those who have lost a child

...Boyd said.The meetings are open to parents, step-parents, foster parents, siblings and mothers who have had a miscarriage or stillbirth, Boyd said. The group hosted their first candle lighting vigil at Christ Lutheran Church of Soldotna on Dec...
Protect SE Alaska for generations

...can cause damage to the environment and health long after application. Herbicides are associated with increased risk of miscarriages, pre-mature birth, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, and nervous system disorders. Studies demonstrate that the proposed...
Anti-abortion initiative seeks signatures

...including the right to life. He hopes the issued goes to a vote of the public to decide. Planned Parenthood said if the initiative becomes law, it could lead to unintended consequences such as police investigating miscarriages.
Nike All-American Sandwiches recalled for possible Listeria contamination

...who do contract it could experience high fever, severe headache, neck stiffness and nausea. Listeriosis can also cause miscarriages and stillbirths, as well as serious and sometimes fatal infections in those with weakened immune systems, such as infants...
Domestic Violence Awareness

...a batterer is particularly risky. Battering jeopardizes pregnancy. Studies indicate abused women have a higher rate of miscarriages, stillbirths, premature labor, low-birth-weight babies and injuries to the fetus, including fractures. In addition...


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