by Nicole Flatow Posted on October 20, 2014
During the campaign, Mayor Bill de Blasio said marijuana possession arrests can have "disastrous consequences for individuals and their families."
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on October 1, 2014
Stoners; not actually less informed than the general population.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on October 1, 2014 Updated: October 1, 2014
“The prosecutor’s version of this is that a good mom allows her child to be in pain, to self-harm, and attempt to take his life. I guess that’s a good mom in his eyes.”
by Nicole Flatow Posted on September 22, 2014 Updated: September 23, 2014
“I wanted to draw attention to this issue. And the issue is medical marijuana."
by Amelia Rosch Posted on September 19, 2014
Meanwhile, in the U.S., it's not covered by insurance.
by Alan Pyke Posted on September 18, 2014
Marijuana stores will be barred from accepting welfare EBT cards at registers and ATMs, despite evidence that recipients use drugs far less than others.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on September 16, 2014 Updated: September 16, 2014
"We have to be wary of a Congress that at any time can overturn local laws," said DC Mayor Vince Gray.
by Sam P.K. Collins Posted on August 26, 2014 Updated: August 26, 2014
The rate at which doctors doled out painkillers has nearly doubled in the last 10 years. The results, unfortunately, have been devastating.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on August 8, 2014
"Using the criminal justice system to enforce certain societal and social norms is kind of a waste of resources."
by Travis Waldron Posted on August 2, 2014 Updated: August 2, 2014
The drug suspension facing Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon and the NFL's inaction on Colts owner Jim Irsay are indicative of the race and class double-standard that exists in America's larger punishment of drug offenders.