Smoked Marijuana as Medicine

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

SAM September 2014 • Since certain states began permitting the dispensing of medical marijuana, adolescents’ perceptions of the harmful effects of marijuana have decreased, and marijuana use has…

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As Pot Smoking Rises, So Do Addiction Concerns

Tuesday, September 16, 2014
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Yahoo.com 4 September 2014 With medical marijuana use now legalized in nearly half the states in the U.S. — and recreational toking allowed in both Colorado and Washington…

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What do the Public Health experts say?

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

American Society of Addiction Medicine: “ASAM asserts that cannabis, cannabis-based products and cannabis delivery devices should be subject to the same standards that are applicable to other prescription…

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Kevin Sabet Marijuana Presentation

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Marijuana Policy: Informing a smart approach Kevin Sabet PhD SAM (Smart Approaches to Marijuana)

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Marijuana ‘for medicinal purposes’ a wolf in sheep’s clothing (Florida)

Monday, September 15, 2014

NewsWeekly 13 September 2014 In the United States, Sheriff Grady Judd of Polk County, Florida, is leading a campaign in his state to vote “no” in the referendum…

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More pilots are testing positive for drugs, US study

Monday, September 15, 2014

The Australian 10 September 2014 Tests of pilots killed in plane crashes over more than two decades show an increasing use of both legal and illegal drugs, including…

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Harre defends ‘legalise’ call

Monday, September 15, 2014

NZ Herald 11 September 2014 Internet Party leader Laila Harre is standing by her policy to decriminalise cannabis following the publication of a study highlighting the damaging effects…

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Criminal justice outcomes for cannabis use offences in New Zealand, 1991–2008

Monday, September 15, 2014

Criminal justice outcomes for cannabis use offences in New Zealand, 1991–2008 International Journal of Drug Policy 2012 Background: There have been no changes to the statutory penalties for…

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Cannabis – suicide, schizophrenia and other ill-effects

Monday, September 15, 2014

Cannabis – suicide, schizophrenia and other ill-effects A research paper on the consequences of acute and chronic cannabis use. A review prepared for Drug Free Australia 1st Edition…

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Demolishing 15 key arguments for the downgrading of cannabis laws

Sunday, September 14, 2014

The Christian Institute (UK) http://www.christian.org.uk/html-publications/cannabis.htm “Cannabis use is so common that the current laws are unworkable” “Cannabis is a harmless drug. There is no need to outlaw it.”…

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