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TASER International, Inc.
Abstracts of Two Human Studies On TASER Safety Presented At Cardiostim 2008 in France
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., June 27, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- TASER International, Inc. (Nasdaq:TASR), a market leader in advanced electronic control devices, announced that two abstracts reporting on human testing on the safety of TASER(r) electronic control devices (ECDs) were presented at Cardiostim 2008 during June 18-21, 2008 in Nice, France. Cardiostim is the premiere biennial international scientific event which brings together the most world renowned experts to review technical and scientific news in electrophysiology, surgery and imaging while presenting the most recent technological innovations and therapeutic advances.
Community Foundation for the National Capital Region
The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region Awards $725,000 in Grants for Parent and Youth Involvement in DC Education Reform
WASHINGTON, June 27, 2008 (PRIME NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Trustees of The Community Foundation for the National Capital Region announced today $725,000 in first-ever grants made through The Foundation's new Collaborative for Education Organizing initiative (CEO). The grants will support 5 Washington, DC-based nonprofit organizations and their efforts to ensure that diverse voices inform and play a central role in education reform and policymaking in the DC Public Schools. Taken as a whole, these are the largest grants dedicated to supporting parent/youth education organizing in the District of Columbia.