Arise Daily News Digest 2-26-2012
BIRMINGHAM NEWS - Defense won't call witnesses in gambling corruption trial.
BIRMINGHAM NEWS - Alabama beer advocacy group asking Legislature to allow larger containers.
HUNTSVILLE TIMES - Madison County legislator working on bill to prevent concealed guns on school campuses.
AL.COM - Alabama House to debate expanding film incentives.
BIRMINGHAM NEWS - Contributors James A. Tucker and Jimmy Walsh: Somethin' or nothin' for Alabama mental health system?
BIRMINGHAM NEWS - Contributors Melanie Bridgeforth, Ashley Lyrely and Kim Cochran: We all deserve to have healthy, smoke-free lives.
BIRMINGHAM NEWS - Contributors Michael Calvert and David Fleming: Bill in Alabama Legislature encourages using historic buildings.
(MOBILE) PRESS-REGISTER - The Press-Register: Put Alabama Math, Science and Technology Initiative in all schools.
(MOBILE) PRESS-REGISTER - Contributor Cameron Smith: The 500-pound entitlement in the room.
(FLORENCE) TIMES DAILY - Probate judges concerned about closing mental health hospitals.
(FLORENCE) TIMES DAILY - Bill targets elderly abuse.
(FLORENCE) TIMES DAILY – Editor Mike Goens: Teen driving deaths on rise in Alabama.
DECATUR DAILY – The Decatur Daily: Wrong time for probe law.
TUSCALOOSA NEWS - Mental health chief’s plan will hurt UA and Alberta, Tuscaloosa leaders say.
TUSCALOOSA NEWS - Next chief justice will deal with budget cuts.
TUSCALOOSA NEWS - Hundreds sign petition in Alberta: Residents oppose plans to house court-committed criminals nearby.
TUSCALOOSA NEWS – Columnist Tommy Stevenson’ At Large: Cockfighting bill would toughen state’s law.
TUSCALOOSA NEWS – Reporter Dana Beyerle’s Alabama Exposure: DHR cuts may cause federal grants to be lost.
GADSDEN TIMES - Bryce decision took many by surprise.
ANNISTON STAR – Contributor Wayne Flynt: A pathway to Alabama’s future.
ANNISTON STAR – Editor Bob Davis: An allegiance to ideology.
MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - Week three of gambling corruption trial features talk of a 'sinner', 'snake' and phone calls.
MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - Bill could force removal of red-light cameras.
MONTGOMERY ADVERTISER - The Montgomery Advertiser: Bill demeans women.
OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - The Auburn-Opelika News: Small communities should enforce interstate speed limits.
WASHINGTON POST - Rick Santorum, Mitt Romney battle for upper hand in Michigan primary.
WASHINGTON POST - Contributor Sarah Posner: What would Rick Santorum’s America look like?
WASHINGTON POST - The Washington Post: A chance for corporate tax reform.
NEW YORK TIMES - Loose Border of ‘Super PAC’ and Campaign
NEW YORK TIMES – Columnist Maureen Dowd: Ghastly Outdated Party