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Posted: December 20, 2013

December 2013—Public Health Law News

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Posted: December 2, 2013

Health group hasn't given up crusade against junk food

Following the Navajo Nation Council's decision to vote down the Junk Food Tax Act of 2013, the Diné Community Advocacy Alliance activists have rallied and come up with a new strategy that includes partnering with private businesses and introducing the bill as a referendum at the next election…

Read full article on navajotimes.com



Posted: September 11, 2013

Study finds drivers in state busy on cellphones, texting

One in 12 drivers were using cellphones or other electronic devices while behind the wheel on Washington roads — and half of those were texting — in the first study of its kind in this state.

Read full article on seattletimes.com



Posted: May 14, 2013

Navajo Nation Code Now Available Through Westlaw

http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/ictarchives/2009/07/15/
navajo-nation-code-annotated-now-available-on-web-82710



Posted: May 14, 2013

Study: Texting While Driving Now Leading Cause of Death for Teen Drivers

http://www.newsday.com/news/nation/study-texting-while-driving-
now-leading-cause-of-death-for-teen-drivers-1.5226036

 

 

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910 Pennsylvania Ave, SE
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