Marijuana

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The Mexican Supreme Court has ruled that individuals have the constitutional right to grow and distribute marijuana for personal use, a much-anticipated decision handed down Wednesday that delivers a landmark blow to the drug war in Latin America. While the ruling does not strike down any existing laws, it opens the door to legalization by...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Ohio on Tuesday voted down a contentious marijuana legalization bill that would...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Bernie Sanders on Wednesday evening slammed U.S. drug policy and called for the...

Further

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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