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Who Endorses Medical Marijuana – Fat List

Originally posted on High Five K:
I would like to provide you with a list of organizations that formally endorse and approve of legalization of marijuana. You are not fully informed. I hope this changes your mind. Leading National and…

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Cost for Non-Preventable Drug-Related ER Visits Higher than Preventable Ones

  Hospitals make more money from drug-related ER illnesses if the emergency could not be avoided. That makes it easier for pharma to push shitty drugs onto the market. The support network is geared to treat the failures of of … Continue reading

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US Patents on Cannibinoids Contradict DEA Claims

The U.S. Patent Office issued patent #6630507 to the U.S.Health and Human Services filed on 2/2/2001. The patent lists the use of certain cannabinoids found within the cannabis sativa plant as useful in certain neuro-degenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, and HIV dementia. Since … Continue reading

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Smoking Weed With the President of Uruguay

Originally posted on Fifty State Banana:
At the end of 2013, Uruguay became the first country in the world to fully legalize marijuana. VICE correspondent Krishna Andavolu headed over to Uruguay to check out how the country is adjusting to…

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Legalization of Marijuana: What Does It Say About the World?

For, oh, 8,000 years or more people were able to freely obtain drugs from apothecaries, shaman, medicine people, doctors, wizards, priests, padres, monks, adventurers, traders, pirates, housewives, flower girls, knobby miscreants with dancing monkeys, sailors, inkeeps, carpet baggers. That’s because … Continue reading

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Face Palm: Marijuana Edition, starring Michael Botticelli Deputy Director of National Drug Control Policy Michael Botticelli, on the job since November 2012, (back when people voted that  weed was okay in Colorado) admits weed was less dangerous than alcohol.  Because … Continue reading

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“Soa incoerente…

“Soa incoerente o fato de outras substâncias entorpecentes, como o álcool eo tabaco, serem não só permitidas e vendidas, gerando milhões de lucro para os empresários dos ramos, mas consumidas e adoradas pela população, o que demonstra também que a … Continue reading

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