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The Parachute, Colo., Police Department has a problem: how do get rid of 151 pounds of marijuana.
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - One of the lead plaintiffs in the medical marijuana case decided by the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday says she'll defy the ruling and continue to smoke pot.
June 6 (Bloomberg) -- The U.S. Supreme Court dealt a blow to the medical marijuana movement, ruling that federal narcotics laws ban the drug even when it never crosses state lines and is used only to relieve pain or nausea.
Chemicals found in cannabis could be used to relieve symptoms of severe mental illnesses such as bipolar disorder, researchers have claimed. The drug itself has previously been linked to an increased risk of developing such conditions.
Milton Friedman, 500+ Economists Call for Marijuana Regulation Debate as New Report Estimates Savings
BOSTON -- June 2 --In a report released today, Dr. Jeffrey Miron, visiting professor of economics at Harvard University, estimates that replacing marijuana prohibition with a system of taxation and regulation similar to that used for alcoholic beverages would produce combine...
SALEM, Ore. (AP) -- Oregon lawmakers have discovered an unexpected source of revenue -- medical marijuana. When Oregon began its medical marijuana program six years ago, officials didn't expect it to grow so fast. Now, there are more than 10,400 registered patients who have ...
Dutch voters have decisively turned against the European constitution in their national referendum, according to exit polls.
By Allen St. Pierre