WOOLWICH TWP. — In the wake of a two-day search for a mentally challenged township man who went missing this week, legislation introduced regarding a “Gold Alert” system similar to the Amber or Silver Alerts that currently exist is receiving positive feedback. 164 more words
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To the Governor of Massachusetts for signing a bill into law that outlaws the sale of shark fin in products.
Shark finning is the practice of amputating a shark’s fins, typically so that the fins can be used in culinary products such as shark fin soup. 132 more words
The Chronicle of Social Change is highlighting each of the policy recommendations made this summer by the participants of the Foster Youth Internship Program (FYI), a group of 11 former foster youths who completed Congressional internships. 137 more words
Documents obtained by CBC News under Access to Information have revealed that more than two dozen children under the province’s protection have died since the formation of the Newfoundland and Labrador Child, Youth and Family Services department in 2009. 36 more words