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The stigmatization of cannabis is fading, but it won't come easy.
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Tuesday's issue of Variety is called the "Legalization and Entertainment Report." The issue takes a deep dive into how marijuana legalization has influenced the entertainment industry.
Our next several blogs will catalogue the various ways drug companies have ruthlessly promoted our nation's deadly opioid epidemic. This first installment on just the latest outrage- political lobbying to block the legalization of medical marijuana. Future blogs will each tell other aspects of this sordid story.
Legalizing marijuana is something we might feel that we can do little about. Yet we can do more than we think. If legalization is your state's ballot this year, make you vote count. If your state is nowhere near legalization, then vote for pro-legalization candidates.
Snoop Dogg producing MTV's Mary+Jane, a show about marijuana, is about as surprising as Bill Gates producing a show about bundling software.
Many marijuana activists and reformers were disappointed recently when the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) issued their long anticipated "big announcement" of the summer and marijuana wasn't rescheduled.
On November 8th, American voters will turn out in record numbers to make the much-maligned choice between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. But those in Arizona, California, Maine, Massachusetts and Nevada have another choice to make.
The most recent polls show 54% of Americans favor legalizing marijuana. Here's why you should get behind it, too.
My opponent is not just one of a group of obstructionist legislators, he is personally responsible for killing bills in his Judiciary Committee related to any number of issues important to the majority of Americans.
It is argued that legalization will reduce the amount of arrests for marijuana-related charges. That means less people will miss work, lose a job, have an arrest on their record, or restrict their chances of leading a productive life due to a victimless act that shouldn't be considered a crime.
Today over 300 million Americans live in states with medical cannabis laws, and over 2 million individuals are legally using medical cannabis under these state programs. However, all of these patients and programs are in violation of federal laws.
But rescheduling marijuana would not have allowed doctors to prescribe marijuana nationwide. Coca leaves, from which cocaine is derived, are listed in Schedule II, but physicians cannot prescribe coca leaves -- and pharmacies cannot sell these leaves -- because no one has moved coca leaves through the FDA approval process to make them available by prescription.
By Alex Glenn Unlike laws for drunk driving limits, which are fairly uniform across the U.S., regulations on driving with marijuana in your system va...
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