For the second time in recent months, a scientific paper published in a peer-reviewed journal has thoroughly rebutted the present Schedule I status of cannabis under US federal law, which states that the plant and its organic constituents possess a “high potential for abuse,”…
Well, we know he’s required by law to lie, but he does it so… enthusiastically.
Mike Riggs has a good piece at Reason: Obama’s Drug Czar Is Lying to You About Drug Courts
He points out a couple of areas where Kerlikowske is either lying, uninformed, or both.
Interestingly, the article also points out one […]
Totally unrelated to drug policy… While you occasionally see a spam comment that gets through the filter, the vast majority of them are filtered by Akismet, which keeps statistics of the filtering it does on this site.
Sometime in late March, there was a remarkable drop-off in spam comments, and I’m curious as to whether […]
Sheriff warns of marijuana ballot question after $15M drug bust
PUEBLO COUNTY, COLO. — Pueblo County Sheriff Kirk Taylor is warning marijuana legalization activists of the potential dangers of legalizing the drug after deputies uncovered a $15 million marijuana operation that included more than 7,000 plants.
Taylor’s team, which first discovered the marijuana grow in the San Isabel National […]
Seattle, WA: Event organizers are expecting to break attendance records this weekend for the 21st annual Seattle Hempfest, taking place this Friday through Sunday at Myrtle Edwards Park along the downtown Seattle waterfront. Hempfest has drawn crowds in excesses of 250,000 people over the three day ‘protestival’. One of the main focuses of this year Hempfest is Washington’s legalization voter initiative, Initiative 502. Washington is one of three states where voters this fall will have the opportunity to substantively reform their state’s personal use cannabis laws. Oregon and Colorado voters […]