Marijuana

Common Dreams staff
With any luck, the long national nightmare of the 2016 election will be over Tuesday night. The New York Times has a helpful breakdown of when polls close across the nation (and when we could potentially know who won). For those looking for a non-corporate take on election night, both Democracy Now! (7pm ET) and the Real News Network (7:30pm ET)...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A potential sea change in marijuana legislation is coming, with ballot measures...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Public support for the legalization of recreational marijuana in the U.S. is at...

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Even as a new report calls for ending a war on drugs with "enormous negative outcomes and collateral damage,” Congress has rejected an amendment to a veterans' funding bill to allow VA doctors in medical marijuana states to discuss pot - not prescribe it or provide it but suggest it - to treat PTSD and other ills they got serving the country that is now denying them what "a mountain of evidence" says is their best treatment. The close 222–195 vote suggests the tide is turning, but not quickly...
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