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District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania rules on coach and school’s liability for student athlete’s traumatic brain injury (Mann v. Palmerton Area School District)

  • Government
  • Judicial
  • Neuroscience

Original Development Brief – Determines that the constitutional rights of a student who suffered a traumatic brain injury during football practice were not so clearly established by law that the coach or the school district could be held liable.

Updated last June 9, 2017
for the 06/17/2016 decision.

Protecting Our Infants Act: Final Strategy (SAMHSA Report)

  • Government
  • Agency
  • Statute
  • Neuroscience

Fulfills a requirement of the Protecting our Infants Act (Public Law 114-91) to develop a federal strategy to address and coordinate efforts on prenatal opioid exposure and neonatal abstinence syndrome.

Updated last August 11, 2017
for the Final Strategy.