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The Briefing 04-17-14

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1) Scan technology proof positive many claims to remove life support were deadly wrong

PET Scans Offer Clues on Vegetative States, New York Times (Denise Grady)

2) Women’s marital status one of strongest predictors of how they will vote

Why Unmarried Women Are the Key to 2014, Politico (Stanley Greenberg and Erica Seifert)

3) Study finds that even casual marijuana use causes cognitive abnormalities in the brain

Study finds brain changes in young marijuana users, Boston Globe (Kay Lazar)

Even casually smoking marijuana can change your brain, study says, Washington Post (Terrence McCoy)

4) Church of England selling off church buildings for tragic uses

Pubs, Flats, Supermarkets: Britain’s Churches Reborn, Newsdesk