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Novartis, a global pharmaceutical giant, is challenging India's patent law. India supplies half of all AIDS medications used in poor countries. If Novartis wins its court case, access to AIDS treatment could be shut off for hundreds of thousands of people. Their lives hang in the balance. On February 14, 2007, AIDS activists demonstrated outside Novartis offices in Cambridge, Massachusetts, during a blizzard. Want to remix this video? See the press pack at wakeupsilver.blogspot.com More info at www.globaljusticenow.org and www.fightglobalaids.org Photos at www.flickr.com Demonstration organized by Health GAP Harvard AIDS Alliance Northeastern University School of Law SGAC Lawyers' Guild Clark University AMSA MIT Video filmed with Canon digial still camera, edited in a few hours and posted to You Tube same day as the event. There was no budget, script, lighting, sleet-blocking device, or gloves.
By Andrew Amelinckx, Berkshire Eagle Staff PITTSFIELD -- A Virginia man who allegedly went on a cross-country crime spree in 2013 and tweeted about it was sentenced to up to six years in state prison for a carjacking on the Massachusetts Turnpike.
SALEM, Mass. (AP) - A judge has denied a request to have a Massachusetts teenager tried as a minor in the rape and murder of his math teacher. Former Danvers High School student Philip Chism is accused of killing teacher Colleen Ritzer in October. He was 14 at the time.
A Massachusetts jury has cleared Boston Scientific Corp of selling dangerous and defective transvaginal mesh devices, in the first out of more than 20,000 lawsuits waiting to go to trial. The verdict came Tuesday in a suit brought by Diane Albright, who in 2012 claimed that the Pinnacle device she was implanted with was faulty, causing complications that included pain, bleeding and incontinence ...
A Virginia man authorities say went on a multistate crime spree, partying with college students along the way, and bragging about his exploits on social media, has been sentenced to up to six years in prison in Massachusetts.
Federal prosecutors have officially filed a “notice of intent to seek the death penalty” against Gary Lee Sampson, the admitted serial killer who carjacked and killed two people in Massachusetts before murdering a third person in New Hampshire.
The death of a woman married to a dentist with an office in Keene is under investigation in Massachusetts. Kathleen Desilets, 65, was found outside her Princeton ... Jr. is a dentist with an office on Court Street in Keene.