Trump’s blame of Obama for opioid epidemic included skewed weed stats

Published: Aug 11, 2017, 8:19 am • Updated: Aug 11, 2017, 8:21 am By Glenn Kessler, The Washington Post “Federal drug prosecutions have gone down in recent years. We’re going to be bringing them up and bringing them up rapidly. At the end of 2016, there were 23 percent fewer…

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Medical marijuana, hemp protections included in federal spending bill

Published: May 1, 2017, 2:01 pm • Updated: May 1, 2017, 2:08 pm By Alicia Wallace, The Cannabist Staff The congressional spending bill that would fund the U.S. government through September includes the continuation of provisions to protect industrial hemp and state-based medical marijuana programs. The $ 1 trillion omnibus bill,…

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