Saturday, May 11, 2013
Join the Arthritis Foundation for the Arthritis Expo presented by Tri Rivers Surgical Associates. Explore the exhibition area for the latest arthritis education and resources. Hear from health professionals during the breakout sessions and have your questions answered by an expert. All pre-registered participants will receive a complimentary lunch. Open to the public. Space is limited. To register visit http://pittsburghexpo.kintera.org or call 412-250-4448.
The State House passed a bill reducing the time birth parents have to revoke an adoption from 30 days to two weeks after formal consent. Supporters say Pennsylvania’s adoption laws are archaic as many adoptive parents believe the wait too long and go out of state where laws are more favorable, leaving thousands of Pennsylvania children awaiting adoption. Bill opponents feel there's not enough consideration for the biological parent giving up the child and the amount of time they have to change their mind.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think local news anchor Wendy Bell's firing was a civil rights violation?