Heroin laced with the narcotic painkiller fentanyl is being blamed for at least 28 deaths in Philadelphia from March 3 to April 20, prompting city officials to issue a public warning. Fentanyl - a synthetic opioid analgesic with a rapid onset and short active duration - i...
Members of the group Legaliza Perú held a sit-in at the doors of Lima's conservative daily newspaper El Comercio on May 16 to protest an opinion piece by columnist Martha Meier that ran a week earlier.
Several states, like Texas and Vermont, still managed to emerge last week with an indication that legislators and pot advocates in those areas are still taking progressive steps towards legalizing the leaf in one way or another.
Next week, Dave Pike and his partner Michael Looney will launch the first-ever small business incubator in the United States catering to professionals forging their way through the front lines of marijuana commerce.
A report commissioned by Bermuda’s government recommends the immediate decriminalization of small amounts of pot, along with the outright legalization of medical marijuana.