Stories tagged: "bill"


House passes bill to protect healthcare workers from violence

Between 2011 and 2013, 70 to 74 percent of the roughly 25,000 annual workplace assaults occurred in healthcare and social service settings.

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No finally means no in North Carolina, thanks to women

Last week, lawmakers closed a 40-year-old legal loophole that permitted sex to continue even after women revoked consent.