(Oct. 31, 2002, Gazette)
this ruling doesnt offer much new in terms of the state of the law,
its a confirmation of what we have been operating with. If the ruling
had gone the other way, it would have been a real kick in the butt."
Barry Fleming (BA 82), human
rights lawyer, represented Gloria Sparkes who was alleging the BC government
discriminated against children with autism by denying funding for an
intensive early intervention treatment program. Telegram, Oct.
fact, the lieutenant-governor is the CEO of the province, which means
that the signature of the lieutenant-governor is required on almost every
Lt.-Gov. Max House (MUC 47(MD
52(LLD 99) reflecting on his role in Government House. Dr.
House will pass the mantle on to Ed Roberts as he becomes the new lieutenant-governor
on Nov. 1. Telegram Oct. 23.
had a rough start to the season and a bad end last season so this feels
pretty good now. Weve got one more game left against these (Vandals)
guys in the Goodyear Cup and wed really like to win that one."
Brian E. Cooke (BPE 99) fullback
with the Swilers. The rugby team played at the Aliant Atlantic Premier
Rugby League championship at Swilers Complex, on Saturday, Oct. 12.
Telegram, Oct. 13
the other side of the coin is the not-all-too-subtle way in which breast
cancer research is being used as part of a broader marketing campaign.
It seems obvious that some companies really just want a new way to reach
target customers and getting through to their conscience is a good
way to go."
Martha Muzychka (BA. 84, MA 94)
a writer and researcher living in St. Johns. In her column Social
Notes, she questions the effectiveness of cause marketing as advocated
by Breast Cancer Action, an American advocacy group. Telegram,
believe we have a strong case to recover the enormous health-care costs
associated with tobacco use."
Kelvin L. Parsons (BA.76 (Hons.),
Newfoundland Justice minister, announces the next step in governments
plan to recover money from tobacco companies for health care. The Liberals
promised in 1999 a tobacco reduction strategy, this article explains
the fourth step taken to in this strategy. Telegram, Oct. 19.
this strike is over, were going to have a major bottleneck
I suspect people will be flooding in to their doctors offices."
C. Tilley (B.Comm. (Hons.) 78, MBA 88). Mr. Tilley is chief
executive officer of the Health Care Corporation of St. Johns.
Patient backlog is inevitable and officials are worried. Telegram,
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