Pardon: Texas Governor Greg Abbott Grants Freedom to Ex-Army Sergeant Convicted of Killing Black Lives Matter Protester

Austin, Texas – Texas Governor Greg Abbott granted a pardon to former Army sergeant Daniel Perry, who was convicted of murder for fatally shooting a Black Lives Matter protester in Austin in 2020. This decision came shortly after the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles recommended that Perry be pardoned and have his firearms rights … Read more

Recall Alert: FDA Abbott & Thoratec Pull 14,000 HeartMate LVADs Over Safety Concerns

Chicago, Illinois – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has issued a Class I recall for nearly 14,000 HeartMate left ventricular assist devices (LVADs) manufactured by Abbott and its subsidiary Thoratec. This recall comes after continued concerns over safety that have been linked to multiple deaths associated with the devices. The recall specifically pertains … Read more