I. The Case
Scene I: State Film Tax Incentives
Just across the Delaware River from New Jersey, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is in the midst of a natural gas boom. This growth in Pennsylvania is driven by hydraulic fracturing (commonly known as “fracking”) of the Marcellus Shale, a geologic formation that stretches from approximately West Virginia to New York.
The American Medical Association has long warned that proactive measures should be taken to limit caloric intake, especially in the form of “sweetened carbonated beverages.” Nevertheless, consumption of sugary soft drinks is on the
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The United States is a country rich in history and diverse in backgrounds as a result of the many different individuals who come to call America “home.” In addition to this unique culture within the United States, Americans crave an understanding of society outside its borders. To satisfy this desire for experiencing art and civilization, American museums feature exhibits with artwork and artifacts from around the world.
Editor’s Note: Last November the Health Law Society held a panel event on issues of importance in the 2012 election. Prof. Phillip Harvey spoke on unemployment and job creation. Prof. Michael Livingston discussed the differing tax policies of President Obama and Governor Romney. Prof. Sally Goldfarb considered the role that a President plays in steering the future of women’s reproductive rights. Prof.