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Texas prosecutor names committee to review Sandra Bland case

...limit for drivers in Colorado and Washington, states that permit the recreational use of marijuana.Robert Johnson, chief toxicologist at the Tarrant County medical examiner's office in Fort Worth, Texas, told the AP that a level that high suggests Bland...
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Car driver in fatal bike crash won't be prosecuted

...same as other medications that can impair a driver.The toxicologist considered the lack of field sobriety testing, Justice's...observed impaired driving by Justice, Shorey said."The toxicologist would not opine that it was the impairing effects of the...
Tests show Puget Sound geoduck clams safe to eat

...West Coast are safe to eat.Barclay said the agency has not received a response yet.David McBride, a Washington state toxicologist, said the tests also ensure that "we have safe geoducks here in Washington state for our own population."About 36 geoduck...
My Turn: State approved herbicides are safe to use

I am a toxicologist by academic training. I am not working for any stakeholders. I am merely standing up for science and the truth. Recently, there...
Alaska Digest

...important recommendation is, we want people to eat fish because fish is really good for you," said Lori Verbrugge, a toxicologist with the state Department of Health and Social Services. All salmon varieties tested low for mercury. "Don't shy away...
North Pole water contaminated by refinery chemical

...plume is at," said Mark Gregory, vice president of Flint Hills' Alaska operations. A state Division of Public Health toxicologist, Lori Verbrugge, said officials hope to determine within a few months how much sulfolane, if any, is safe to drink...
Some North Pole wells exceed toxin standards

...We think that the levels that people have been exposed to are far lower than what would cause health effects," state toxicologist Lori Verbrugge said. "We don't think people will get sick, but we can't be sure they're completely safe, so we're...
Alaska Digest had elevated levels of lead in their blood, leading to heath concerns, according to state health officials. A state toxicologist, Lori Verbrugge, made the determination and wrote about it in a bulletin issued by the state Section of Epidemiology...
Strip-mining plan draws criticism

...restore the environment back to the original conditions," said Debbie Oudiz, a Homer resident and retired environmental toxicologist who worked for the California Environmental Protection Agency for over 25 years. Last January, the Chuitna Citizens Coalition...
Feds to test arctic village of Ambler for presence of asbestos

...We know that when (asbestos-tainted rock) is used as roads, it can be a problem," said John Wheeler, an ATSDR toxicologist who plans to visit the village Aug. 15. So far, there are no known cases of asbestos-related disease in the region...


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