(NaturalNews) A clear case of medical assault and battery against an underage girl, the harrowing experience of Cassandra Callender is finally getting told in her own words. For the first time since being released from the medical prison known as Connecticut Children's Medical Center... [...]
Cassandra C’s mother supported her decision but state intervened and court ruled her rights were not violated by ordering her to continue chemotherapy. [...]
(NaturalNews) In case you missed it, the Connecticut Supreme Court recently ruled that a 17-year-old girl diagnosed with Hodgkin's lymphoma must undergo chemotherapy treatments against her will, a blatant violation of medical freedom and personal choice. And these treatments, according... [...]
(NaturalNews) When it comes to medical authorities, human rights no longer exist, especially if you are under the age of 18. Competent young people with informed objection to medical advice no longer have a choice or say over what is forcibly pumped into their bodies. Their parents... [...]
Connecticut Supreme Court decided Cassandra must continue to receive forced chemotherapy. Photo courtesy Fox News Connecticut.
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Unsurprisingly, the Connecticut State Supreme court upheld the medical kidnapping case of Cassandra and left her in State custody where doctors are free to force chemotherapy on her against her desire, and the desire of her mother.
It should be noted that in the report below by Beau Berman of Fox News Connecticut, the same reporter who [...]
Teen refused treatment and her mother supported her daughter’s decision. [...]
17 year old Cassandra with mother Jackie Forton. Image courtesy NBC Connecticut.
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Several local news media in Connecticut are reporting that a 17 year old girl who is refusing chemo therapy and seeking a second opinion has been taken into custody by the Connecticut Department of Children and Families and been physically forced to have chemo therapy against her desire. Cassandra’s mother, Jackie Forton, supported her daughter’s decision, and as a re [...]
Heather CallaghanActivist PostToday, starts the first day of one of the largest, most viral student-led lunchtime boycotts. Farmington High School of Farmington, Connecticut organized the Facebook event to boycott the school lunches for November 3-7th. The peaceful consumer demonstration protests not only the incredibly dismal quality of the food, but also the harsh credit system that denies lunches when accounts are slightly overdrawn. Over 500 people have signed up to attend.If there weren't s [...]
(NaturalNews) While Natural News has sounded the alarm over the potential spread of Ebola in the U.S. beyond its current boundaries in Dallas, Texas, so far that hasn't happened. Americans are being reassured by federal and state public health officials that the deadly virus will... [...]
Matthew Worden, a ten year veteran of the Enfield, Connecticut police force, has been fired after a police brutality investigation for the arrest of a Windsor man in April. Police chief Carl Sferrazza confirmed his termination. A second officer involved in the incident, Michael Emons, will be suspended for 90 days.
“The police department conducted a very fair, thorough, exhaustive investigation and we believe the proper conclusion, the termination of Officer Worden, has been reached [...]
(NaturalSociety) The BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is mostly to blame for the dead zone’s growing size in the Gulf. Scientists now say that the dead zone is the size of Connecticut – a startling 5,052 square miles. The dead zone started forming, though, in our own backyards.
A joint NOAA-EPA statement announced that scientists supported by the agencies have mapped the oxygen-poor dead zone between July 27 and August 2, 2014. This is within the predicted area that was foreca [...]
Private information of some 400 health-exchange enrollees may be compromised.. [...]
Adan Salazar | Expert school safety consultant continues being stonewalled at every turn. [...]
Over two years ago, Connecticut passed a law allowing for medical marijuana, but after so many months, there is still no medicinal cannabis legally for sale in the state. This is due, in part, to the difficulties faced by probable dispensary owners facing indignation from towns and municipalities who still look down on medical marijuana use.
Numerous towns in the state, such as Fairfield and West Haven have made zoning laws such that a medical marijuana facility could never legally operate the [...]
WND | 'I can see a riot happening here. It's not going to be a pretty picture.' [...]
Steve Watson | Found guilty of harassment and making threats for explaining anti-gun legislation was killing his ammo business [...]
by Doug Book, The Liberty Beacon:
To date, a reported 50,016 people have guaranteed the eventual confiscation of their firearms by obeying the “Assault Weapons” registration requirements of Connecticut’s new gun law.
But according to a 2011 study commissioned by the Connecticut Office of Legislative Research, it is estimated that more than 300,000 additional weapons have NOT been registered, their owners refusing to relinquish either their semi-auto rifles OR their liberty to Connec [...]
Paul Joseph Watson | Authorities deemed Jonathan Hall to be "depressed". [...]
Paul Joseph Watson | Authorities downplay concerns over new law. [...]
Paul Joseph Watson | Either enforce gun ban or repeal law. [...]
Mac Slavo | ‘We Are Armed… And Are Familiar With the Finer Points of Marksmanship.’ [...]