The Competitive Enterprise Institute Daily Update
Issues in the News
1. LEGAL & CONSTITUTIONAL
A ruling from the Supreme Court is expected today on the Grokster copyright infringement lawsuit.
2. HEALTH & SAFETY
A new Canadian study concludes that delays in approval of cancer drugs is killing patients.
From CEI: A national survey of oncologists found that over 60 percent believe the Food and Drug Administration is too slow in approving new drugs and therapies.
Energy-intensive industries are being squeezed by rising oil prices.
Medicare announces that it won’t cover the cost of a frequently prescribed class of anti-anxiety medications.