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McCausland Keen + Buckman and Delco Coalition for Prison Reform Succeed in Allowing Delaware County Prison Board Meetings to be Recorded

Since April, the Delco Coalition for Prison Reform has been fighting along side members of the press to push the Delaware County Prison Board to comply with the Pennsylvania Sunshine Act. Shareholders Christine A. Reuther and Benjamin R. Picker provided pro bono legal services to CPR, calling on the Board to adopt an official written policy permitting video recording of Board meetings.

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Patrice Turenne Joins The Garage Community and Youth Center’s Executive Board

McCausland Keen + Buckman Associate Patrice Turenne was recently named to The Garage Community and Youth Center’s Executive Board. The Garage is an after school and youth development program serving Middle and High School Students in Kennett Square and West Grove, which aims to empower youth to pursue their potential through providing a safe place to build relationships and receive support.

Drugs in the Workplace: A Recent Decision in Connecticut May Provide Some Guidance to Pennsylvania Employers

Medical Marijuana became legal in Pennsylvania in 2016 through the Medical Marijuana Act. As a result, employers will be faced with situations where they will need to decide how to handle employees and prospective employees who are authorized by state law to utilize marijuana for medical purposes. While it will take time before Pennsylvania courts provide concrete guidance to employers on how to deal with specific situations, a recent decision from Connecticut provides some potential insight.