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COURT MUZZLES FDA
The FDA has lost again--and pharmaceutical companies now have more wiggle room to promote off-label uses of drugs and medical devices. In a recent decision, U.S. District Court Judge Royce C. Lamberth denied the FDA's motion to amend his July 1998 ruling curtailing the agency's power to regulate the drug industry.
In his original decision on the lawsuit brought by the Washington Legal Foundation, a nonprofit or