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Conn. woman asks lawmakers to approve $150 million lawsuit over near-fatal chimp attack

A Connecticut woman nearly killed after being mauled by a friend’s chimpanzee will make her final appeal to state lawmakers on Friday to let her proceed with a $150 million lawsuit against the state, CNN reported on Wednesday. The victim, Charla Nash, would reportedly use the money in part to…

New PAC seeks to oust anti-choice legislators in Virginia

Former Virginia lawmakers announced on Monday the formation of the Women’s Strike Force, a new political action committee aimed at defeating state lawmakers who have pushed for legislation to prohibit or restriction a woman’s ability to terminate her pregnancy. “The steps that have been taken by lawmakers in Virginia and…