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Supreme Court limits lawsuits over frequent flier programs, rules against Minnesota rabbi

...benefits and rewards our members' travel."Ginsberg's attorney, Adina Rosenbaum of the consumer advocacy group Public Citizen, said she was disappointed in the ruling."We think it's one that harms consumers by giving airlines greater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-02/supreme-court-limits-lawsu
Public Citizen issues warning about auto dealership fraud

...In a report released Monday, Public Citizen cited as an example of fraud an...service should cost about $100, Public Citizen said, but dealers charged as...the service wasn't provided. Public Citizen, a Washington-based group...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/10/fin_390072.shtml
Finance
Report lists tobacco donations

...committees, according to a report by Public Citizen, a nonprofit group founded by Ralph Nader. Public Citizen President Joan Claybrook accused...affection with expensive presents." Public Citizen's report, "Sweethearts of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/14/met_222471.shtml
Metro
Group wants special warnings on cholesterol drugs

...medications have killed an additional 81 people. Public Citizen petitioned the government to force manufacturers to...damage and could even die," Dr. Sidney Wolfe of Public Citizen's Health Research Group said Monday. "Serious...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/08/23/tec_320735.shtml
XXX Technology
Bad medicine

...Sidney Wolfe, the director of Public Citizen's Health Research Group. That...Medical Examiners. On Wednesday, Public Citizen added Georgia and Alabama to its...Georgia and Alabama tied for 40th in Public Citizen's ranking of state Web sites...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/29/met_355481.shtml
Metro
Debt collector claims immunity

...lawsuit filed by a consumer group. Public Citizen has sued American Corrective Counseling...can result in criminal charges, Public Citizen said. The letters demand that consumers pay steep fees. Public Citizen said the company ordered one woman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/12/met_147224.shtml
Metro
Group alleges delayed reports of Crestor side effects

...the latest attack on Crestor by the private group Public Citizen, which argues that Crestor is riskier than its competitors...whether a medicine is riskier than initially thought. Public Citizen's Dr. Sidney Wolfe charged that AstraZeneca delayed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/07/liv_424566.shtml
Life & style
FDA asked to investigate late reports of liver problems in drug

...problems in some patients. The public interest group Public Citizen called for the probe into Warner-Lambert/Parke-Davis...Warner-Lambert spokeswoman Carol Goodrich today called Public Citizen's charges "baseless." "We intend to address...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/17/tec_284692.shtml
XXX Technology
Group seeks ban on prescription fat-blocking pill

...lesions in the large intestine. A petition filed by Public Citizen with the Food and Drug Administration came just days...from the market. Dr. Sidney Wolfe, director of Public Citizen's Health Research Group, said scientific studies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/04/11/liv_77010.shtml
Life & style
Bad truck ruling

...the 1993 North American Free Trade Agreement, but the Teamsters Union, environmentalists and the consumer group Public Citizen persuaded a U.S. court to rule the trucks could enter only after a study of their environmental and safety impact...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/06/14/edi_418861.shtml
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