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Toxic Chemicals Discovered in ‘Nontoxic’ Nail Products in Bay Area

April 11, 2012 | 8:10 am

Toxic Chemicals Discovered in ‘Nontoxic’ Nail Products in Bay Area

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From California Watch A report showing potent chemicals are in nail care products that claim to be toxin-free is prompting a state senator to call for reforms, and the state attorney general’s office is reviewing the findings. The state Department of Toxic Substances Control study found that 18 of 25 nail care products bought in […]

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ACLU Supports Blocking Anti-Circumcision Measure

July 18, 2011 | 11:27 am

ACLU Supports Blocking Anti-Circumcision Measure

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The ACLU of Northern California filed a court brief Friday supporting an effort to block a ballot measure that would ban juvenile male circumcision in San Francisco. The friend of the court brief bolsters the arguments of a coalition of Jews and Muslims who filed suit in June asking a judge to invalidate the controversial […]

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