Chicago’s Clean Energy Plan to Reach 100% Renewable Electricity by 2030

Chicago’s Clean Energy Plan to Reach 100% Renewable Electricity by 2030

The Clean Energy Plan of the Cook County government is set to reach 100% renewable electricity for its 171 county buildings by 2030.   However, the county government cannot hit this target alone. County officials are now on the market for a powerful partner. The county’s current and future on-site solar panel installations, including panels installed […]

Federal Jury Orders Unite the Right Organizers to Pay $26 Million in Damages

Federal Jury Orders Unite the Right Organizers to Pay $26 Million in Damages

Unite the Right white nationalist rally organizers were found liable on a state conspiracy claim for the injuries sustained by counter-protesters and ordered to pay approximately $26 million in damages by a federal jury in Charlottesville, Virginia. The plaintiffs suffered emotional and physical trauma at the rally, including four who were struck when James Fields, […]

FDA Approves First Drug to Treat Genetic Mutation Causing Dwarfism

FDA Approves First Drug to Treat Genetic Mutation Causing Dwarfism

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved Voxzogo, also known by the generic name vosoritide, as the first injectable drug to treat dwarfism (achondroplasia). The agency approved the drug for use in children ages five and up. Theresa Kehoe, director of FDA’s Division of General Endocrinology, said that the approval fulfills an unmet medical need for […]

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