Tag: War On Drugs

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Nov2010
The Dept. of Health and Human Services filed for and was awarded a patent on the medical benefits of cannabinoids derived from cannabis, based on studies done at the National Institute of Health. The patent (#6,630,507) awarded in 2003, states unequivocally that cannabinoids are neuroprotectants and anti-inflammitory, and as such are ... Read More
November 18, 2010Daily Dose

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Nov2010
​Moments from now, the Arapahoe County Sheriff's Office will return hash it seized from medical marijuana patient Gregory VonAlmen -- and Von Almen's attorney, Rob Corry, believes the decision sets a precedent by establishing that marijuana concentrate and other related products are also protected by Amendment 20, which legalized MMJ ... Read More
November 18, 2010Daily Dose

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Oct2010

End the War on Pot

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I dropped in on a marijuana shop here that proudly boasted that it sells “31 flavors.” It also offered a loyalty program. For every 10 purchases of pot — supposedly for medical uses — you get one free packet. “There are five of these shops within a ... Read More
October 29, 2010Daily Dose

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Sep2010
The Heritage Foundation's Charles Stimson has released a completely bonkers prohibitionist screed on marijuana. Will the think tank retract it? If you want to read one of the most absurd "policy" articles about marijuana in history, go quickly to the website of the Heritage Foundation to read "Legalizing Marijuana: Why ... Read More
September 28, 2010Daily Dose