Editorial: Baby steps

WHAT do leaders of the medical community in Cebu have to say about taping pacifiers to the mouths of babes? What long-term harm, if any, does it cause? Is it merely frowned upon by the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) and breastfeeding advocates, or is it illegal? Is it an example of malpractice?

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Public defender loses county contract

Longtime local public defender Tom Gibson won’t be working on behalf of indigent defendants any longer after county officials declined to renew his $125,000 annual contract effective June 30.

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Long Island Law Firm Gives Parents Tips to Avoid Paying for College Kids’ Mistakes

Richard S. Jaffe, an attorney with the Law Office of Cohen & Jaffe LLP, announces a new resource on firm’s website that addresses parents’ liability for students’ involvement in car accidents, underage drinking and credit card debt. (PRWeb July 02, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/NY-attorney-parents-guide/liability-college-student/prweb11991482.htm

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Editorial: Losing grip of the truth

THE lawyer of Cebu Puericulture Center and Maternity House is correct. The overly discussed baby-taping incident is turning into a circus, with questionable statements made by one side of the conflict and then by the other. Or to put it in another way, we are going from one surprising twist to the other. Ryan Noval and Jasmine Badocdoc,…

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Robert Clifford Appointed Chair of Newly Created ABA Task Force

Senior partner at Clifford Law Offices, has been appointed by the President of the American Bar Association (ABA) to Chair a newly-created task force. (PRWeb July 02, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/RobertCliffordAppointed/ChairCreatedABATaskForce/prweb11991322.htm

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