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Marijuana Abuse

'9 Percent of Those Who Use Cannabis Become Dependent' Is Based on Drug War Diagnostics and Bad Science

Sunil Kumar Aggarwal | Posted 03.31.2014 | Science
Sunil Kumar Aggarwal

The origin of this figure is research by the National Institute on Drug Abuse, the federal drug abuse research institute, published in a 1994 article in the journal Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology. The problem is that their survey was chock-full of bias.

Researchers Find Possible Treatment For Marijuana Abuse

Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living

By: By Tanya Lewis, Staff Writer Published: 10/13/2013 02:09 PM EDT on LiveScience Boosting levels of a naturally occurring compound in the brain...

A Former Police Chief on New Marijuana Book

Norm Stamper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Norm Stamper

I do not believe drug policy reform should end with the legalization of marijuana. Yet, when asked to contribute a foreword to the new book Marijuana is Safer: So Why Are We Driving People to Drink, I eagerly accepted.