Andi Sloan http://kut.org en Activist, Attorney Andi Sloan Succumbs to Complications From Cancer (Update) http://kut.org/post/activist-attorney-andi-sloan-succumbs-complications-cancer-update <p class="p1">Well-known Austin attorney and activist Andi Sloan has died&nbsp;of complications from pneumonia, after a 7-year battle with cancer.&nbsp;</p><p class="p1">While Sloan worked as an attorney and executive director of the <a href="http://www.texasadvocacyproject.org/">Texas Advocacy Project</a>, she was best known for her work lobbying California-based pharmaceutical company BioMarin to release an experimental drug to treat breast and ovarian cancer with her group <a href="https://www.facebook.com/OfficialAndisArmy">Andi's Army</a>.</p><p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 21:42:03 +0000 Andrew Weber 9475 at http://kut.org Activist, Attorney Andi Sloan Succumbs to Complications From Cancer (Update)