The United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) today, as anticipated, exercised its Ã¢â‚¬Ëœemergency scheduling authorityÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ to criminally prohibit the possession and sale of chemical agents contained in so-called Ã¢â‚¬ËœfakeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ herbal marijuana products, commonly sold over the counter under the brand names Ã¢â‚¬ËœK2Ã¢â‚¬â„¢ and Ã¢â‚¬ËœSpice.Ã¢â‚¬â„¢ The agency had initially announced its intent to outlaw the chemicals […]
Here’s a nice spot over at the Economist to get a sense of some of the commenting of Malcolm Kyle, one of our regulars here. Malcolm really does a great job challenging the readers in comments sections at all sorts of media outlets.
It’s not just Obama that fails the question test. […]
Several weeks ago, President Obama stated that he believed the subject of drug legalization and regulation was “an entirely legitimate topic for debate.” Yet recent actions by White House Office of National Drug Control Policy head Gil Kerlikowske imply that this administration has no interest in having this debate in the public arena — at […]