School to pay family in peanut allergy case

Posted on: Sat, 08/21/2004 - 2:00pm
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[url="http://enterprise.southofboston.com/articles/2004/08/21/news/news/news03..."]http://enterprise.southofboston.com/articles/2004/08/21/news/news/news03...

School to pay family in peanut allergy case

By Elaine Allegrini, Enterprise staff writer
BROCKTON

Posted on: Sat, 08/21/2004 - 2:35pm
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Yes - it is that time of year again isn't it? I anticipate we will be hearing about a lot of school situations. Very frustrating, but at least the story ended nicely. I certainly hope this school learned their lesson.
As for communion, we are approaching that this year. I don't anticipate a problem as I am assuming (and, of course, will check out) that the hosts are peanut free. I certainly hope the Catholic church can get with the program and try to understand food allergies.

Posted on: Sat, 08/21/2004 - 9:46pm
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momma2boys, you beat me to it!!!!!!!!
[b]Thank you!!!!!![/b]
I sooooo love this site
Synthia [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/biggrin.gif[/img]
[This message has been edited by synthia (edited August 22, 2004).]

Posted on: Sun, 08/22/2004 - 12:27am
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Is a "tax exempt" status considered "federal funding"?

Posted on: Sun, 08/22/2004 - 12:28am
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[url="http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/Forum7/HTML/001240.html"]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/Forum7/HTML/001240.html[/url]

Posted on: Sun, 08/22/2004 - 12:36am
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Link to article entitled:
[b]"Bob Jones University Drops Interracial Dating Ban"[/b]
"Fundamentalist school finds itself thrust into Republican presidential debate."
~Evangelical Press
[url="http://www.christianity.net/ct/2000/110/53.0.html"]http://www.christianity.net/ct/2000/110/53.0.html[/url]
to quote the article:
[b]"The school lost its tax-exempt status in 1983 after a 13-year battle with the Internal Revenue Service, which said the school's policies violated federal law."[/b]
General Disclaimer: I am not offering advice in any manner or form. I do not guarantee the accuracy, content, or currentness of the link in this post.

Posted on: Sun, 08/22/2004 - 2:01am
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somewhat unrelated, somewhat not........
Can an organization that claims tax exemption participate in [i]electioneering[/i]?

Posted on: Sun, 08/22/2004 - 2:06am
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Link to article entitled:
[b]"Federal appeals panel upholds IRS decision to strip church of tax-exempt status"[/b]
[i]~Jeremy Leaming
The Freedom Forum Online
5-15-00[/i]
[url="http://www.freedomforum.org/templates/document.asp?documentID=12462"]http://www.freedomforum.org/templates/document.asp?documentID=12462[/url]
General Disclaimer: I am not offering advice in any manner or form. I do not guarantee the accuracy, content, or currentness of the link in this post.

Posted on: Sun, 08/22/2004 - 11:13am
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Hey this is about me and my family. Thanks for posting. We made changes!
Linda
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Posted on: Sun, 08/22/2004 - 4:12pm
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JilliansMom,
So glad that you were able to see this through! Your perseverence will pay off for others down the road.
Congrats on a successful outcome...

Posted on: Sun, 08/22/2004 - 11:48pm
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Ditto what he said! [img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/wink.gif[/img]
Great Job!!!!
[img]http://uumor.pair.com/nutalle2/peanutallergy/smile.gif[/img] Miriam

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