How To Educate a Pharmacist About Cannabis Using Facts and Statistics

Reginald Reefer Vs Robert L. MabeeSchooling a Pharmacist about Cannabis with Facts Every now and then I stumble across golden nuggets of Reefer Madness and correct the content with facts and real statistics. Today, I bring you another nugget of insanity written by Robert L. Mabee, a pharmacist and a…

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Large majority of Colorado students aren’t using marijuana — no matter what a Texas baseball coach thinks

Published: Mar 2, 2018, 1:20 pm • Updated: Mar 2, 2018, 1:40 pm By John Ingold, The Denver Post When a Texas college baseball coach told a prospective recruit that he’d blacklisted athletes from Colorado over concerns about marijuana use, it brought swift rebuke from across the country and a…

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Michigan sheriffs using excess from medical marijuana fees to buy raid gear

Published: Jan 8, 2018, 11:05 am • Updated: Jan 8, 2018, 11:05 am By The Associated Press LANSING, Mich. — Law enforcement agencies across Michigan are using excess state revenue from medical marijuana patient and caregiver fees to boost enforcement efforts as the state prepares to license dispensaries and pot…

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Colorado using marijuana taxes to save programs funded by Big Tobacco settlement

Published: Dec 28, 2017, 12:54 pm • Updated: Dec 29, 2017, 10:27 am By David Migoya, The Denver Post For more than two decades Colorado has received hundreds of millions of dollars from its share of settlements with tobacco companies — money that’s been used to support dozens of programs…

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More pregnant California women are using marijuana; risks still aren’t fully understood

Published: Dec 27, 2017, 2:15 pm • Updated: Dec 27, 2017, 2:15 pm By Christopher Ingraham, The Washington Post More women – especially younger women – are testing positive for marijuana use during pregnancy in northern California, according to a new study. The research letter, published in the Journal of…

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Op-ed: Veterans using medical marijuana in defiance of backward federal policy

Published: Nov 6, 2017, 12:15 pm • Updated: Nov 6, 2017, 1:48 pm By Joe Davidson, The Washington Post WASHINGTON – Joshua James Frey is clear: “Without medical marijuana I would be dead.” This Marine Corps veteran is a two-time Purple Heart awardee. He is among the former warfighters, led…

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North Dakota state employees will be discouraged from using medical marijuana

Published: Oct 10, 2017, 2:14 pm • Updated: Oct 10, 2017, 2:58 pm By The Associated Press BISMARCK, N.D. — Medical marijuana is on the minds of county leaders as they gather in Bismarck for their annual conference. Local government representatives gathered for their first session on Monday to discuss…

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Developmentally disabled man evicted from group home for using medical marijuana

Published: Sep 25, 2017, 2:59 pm • Updated: Sep 25, 2017, 2:59 pm By The Associated Press SKOWHEGAN, Maine — A Maine family is searching for help after their developmentally disabled son was evicted from a federally funded group home for using medical marijuana to help calm seizures. The Portland…

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