“You’ve probably already risked your life using unsafe diets and diet pills, but you’ve probably not been given the choice of using the most effective weight loss pill ever created,” the blurb reads.Dr Bickel claims to have come across DNP while completing a Ph D in food science in Asia and was “appalled” to find that it was not legal in America as a diet aid.She had taken even more of these 'slimming tablets' than recommended on the pack and had no idea just how dangerous they really were. But a 2011 study published in the American College of Medical Toxicology found 62 deaths attributed to the drug.
(This one is truly no work and no school.) Book recommendation of the week: Standard Deviation, by Katherine Heiny.North Carolina House Bill 2 (HB2), also known as the “Charlotte bathroom law” or the Public Facilities Privacy and Security Act, was signed into law on March 23.The law bans individuals from using public bathrooms that don’t correspond to their biological sex at birth and bars all North Carolina cities from passing anti-discrimination ordinances to protect LGBT people.Put another way, it ensures that discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity—which are protected by Executive Orders 1302 only for federal government employees—remain legal.Meanwhile, Mississippi’s House Bill 1523, the Protecting Freedom of Conscious from Government Discrimination Act, was signed into law on April 5 and will go into effect in July.The law will allow businesses and religious groups to deny the LGBT community certain services such as counseling, wedding planning and adoption support on the basis of “religious belief or moral conviction” that marriage “should be recognized as the union of one man and one woman.” Businesses are also free to fire employees “whose conduct or religious beliefs are inconsistent” with their beliefs or moral convictions, and deny housing to individuals on the same basis. Evans that Colorado couldn’t amend its constitution to prevent any city, town, or county from recognizing homosexuals as a protected class.Like North Carolina’s HB2, HB 1523 also blocks Mississippian cities from allowing transgender people to use public bathrooms for the sex for which they identify and prevents cities from passing non-discrimination laws. Blatant discrimination that specifically singles out an identified class of people for separate and unequal treatment? The Court held Colorado’s attempted amendment to do just that was “inexplicable by anything but animus toward the class that it affects; it lacks a rational relationship to legitimate state interests.” It violated the Equal Protection Clause in the Fourteenth Amendment of the Constitution (“No state…shall deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws.”) because it “identifies persons by a single trait and then denies them protection across the board.” And finally, “[I]f the constitutional conception of ‘equal protection of the laws’ means anything, it must at the very least mean that a bare…desire to harm a politically unpopular group cannot constitute a legitimate governmental interest.” According to the ACLU website, the following bills currently under consideration in state legislatures would restrict LGBT rights.DNP: The world’s best diet and weight loss pill, by Elias Bickel is a 45-page long e-book that advises dieters on how to use the drug and where UK readers can buy it from.Dinitrophenol, or DNP, killed a 21-year-old student ten days ago.Quote: “I would love to have children with the guy I love and then many, many, many years later get married to him. Education: Le Rosey, École Active Bilingue Jeannine Manuel in Paris, Parsons School of Design. Maybe a long time ago people paid more attention to names. People who don’t work hard don’t get very far.” LADY ELOISE ANSON Born: April 18, 1981, in London. Heritage: In 1962 in Vicenza, his parents, Laura and Vittorio Moltedo, founded Bottega Veneta, which was acquired by the Gucci Group in 2001 for an estimated 6 million. "I didn't know it at the time, but Ella had bought slimming tablets on the internet. The full scale of the drug’s damage has not been reported.