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U.S. Attorney General Will Not Appeal Ruling

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Yesterday a key deadline passed. Monday was the final day that U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder’s office could petition the U.S. Supreme Court for review of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling that allows aphresis bone marrow donors to be compensated. In layman’s terms this means MoreMarrowDonors.org has virtually no legal barriers to executing its plan to dramatically increase the number of bone marrow transplants that occur each year. Read the press release from the Institute for Justice, our attorney, HERE.

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NBC’s Rock Center to Feature Legal Battle

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New York – NBC’s “Rock Center with Brian Williams” will feature the pathbreaking case of Flynn v. Holder, in which MoreMarrowDonors.org joined with others, including lead plaintiff Doreen Flynn, to challenge the National Organ Transplant Act. The show will air nationally on Thursday, June 14th at 10pm (EST) on NBC. Read moreHERE.

Huffington Post Weighs In

Comments Off Written on February 28th, 2012 by
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Recently, the Huffington Post published an article regarding the December 1st 2011 ruling in our favor by a three-judge panel of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. The article discusses the common sense reasoning behind such a decision that will save lives and later asks the question “…shouldn’t the Justice Department simply stay out of it?” Read the article HERE

Mike Hamel on the radio

Comments Off Written on May 18th, 2011 by
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Our own Mike Hamel was featured on the nationally broadcast Steve and Johnnie show which is broadcast out of Chicago, IL (WGN Radio 720). Mike spoke with the hosts about the life-saving potential of marrow transplants and his own battle – and triumph – over cancer. You can download mp3 files of the two-part show HERE andHERE.

Lawsuit Featured in L.A. Times

Comments Off Written on February 24th, 2011 by
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Los Angeles - Last week MoreMarrowDonors.org joined other plaintiffs in pressing forward with legal action to create the first of its kind program designed to grow the supply of bone marrow donors through the vehicle of compensation.  We are happy to have received much media attention (which generated significant interest in among the public) including this article in the L.A. Times. Read more HERE and be sure to click the links below to follow MoreMarrowDonors.org on Facebook and Twitter.