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June 27, 2017

Alaska Granted Intervention In DNA Testing Privacy Dispute

Law360 – An Alaska federal judge granted the state’s request to intervene and defend the constitutionality of its Genetic Privacy Act, which has been questioned in a proposed consumer class action accusing a genetic testing company of illegally posting results on public websites.

June 7, 2017

Court revokes EPA nanosilver approval

E&E News – A federal appeals court rejected U.S. EPA's approval of a nanosilver antimicrobial product, saying the agency had failed to show it was in the public's interest.

June 7, 2017

Dem states challenge EPA over pesticide decision

The Hill – Seven states controlled by Democratic administrations are formally challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) decision not to further restrict the use of the controversial pesticide chlorpyrifos.