100 Scholars and Clinicians Refute Inaccurate Claims in New Book, Tell Your Children: The Truth About Marijuana, Mental Illness, and Violence

(NOTE:  This article dated February 15, 2019)Sign-on Letter Calls Out Author for Selection Bias, Cherry Picking Data, Attributing Cause to Mere Associations, and Disregarding Harms of Mass CriminalizationContact:Jag Davies 212-613-3035Sheila Vakharia 212-613-8058A group of 100 scholars and clinicians have released a public letter that refutes many of the claims in Alex Berenson’s new book, Tell …

MICHIGAN’S VETERAN’S Medical Cannabis Patients Need help!

ATTENTION: Veteran Medical Cannabis Patients Need help paying for your medical cannabis needs? Veterans for Medical Cannabis Access (VMCA) is working on that! Help us convince the Michigan Legislature to help Veterans afford their medical cannabis needs! Come help us! For more information contact: [email protected] or call 517-224-9037 MSgt. Thomas Vance USAF Ret. Senior Adviser VMCASOURCE …

EVENT: “BULLIED BY BEVIN” … sponsored by…

PLEASE PLAN TO ATTEND THIS VERY IMPORTANT PICNIC AND MEETING FOR ALL THOSE KENTUCKIANS WHO FEEL VERY LET DOWN BY THE CURRENT BEVIN ADMINISTRATION!IT WILL BE HELP ON SEPTEMBER 28, 2019 (SATURDAY), AT THE HOME OF SENATOR DAN SEUM, LOCATED AT:1107 HOLLY AVENUE, FAIRDALE, KENTUCKY 40118PLEASE FOLLOW THE LINK TO THE FACEBOOK EVENT FOR MORE …

"Cannabis Medicine, The Forgotten History…" is not placed here because USMJParty is promoting "medical marijuana"…..

QUITE THE CONTRARY!It is here because Cannabis IS a viable medicine and has already been used as medicine - in THIS Country - prior to 1937.For that reason WE MUST push for the complete REPEAL of all Cannabis based Statutes in the U.S. as well as the removal of Cannabis and all plants which have …

Federal Court Blocks South Dakota Laws Suppressing Pipeline Protests

A federal court today blocked enforcement of the unconstitutional provisions of several South Dakota laws, including the recently-enacted “Riot Boosting” Act, that threaten activists who encourage or organize protests, particularly protests of the Keystone XL pipeline, with fines, civil liabilities, and/or criminal penalties of up to 25 years in prison.In granting plaintiff’s motion for a …

(KY) General Assembly’s 2020 session to begin Jan. 7

For Immediate ReleaseSeptember 18, 2019General Assembly’s 2020 session to begin Jan. 7FRANKFORT – The schedule for the 2020 Regular Session of the Kentucky General Assembly was approved today by legislative leaders.The session is scheduled to convene on Jan. 7 and adjourn April 15. It is expected to last 60 legislative days – the maximum allowed …

Continuing corruption abounds in the saga of Phoenix Tears and the legalization of Cannabis in Canada…

Continuing corruption abounds in the saga of Phoenix Tears and the legalization of Cannabis in Canada.Corruption is rampant in the U.S. and every other Country on a continuing basis as we seek to regain human rights and freedoms for all people.  Particularly Cannabis and Plant rights.The story focused on in this article is the one …

China Is Making a Major Play for American Farms and Farmland

Companies backed by the Chinese government are making Big Ag acquisitions in the U.S.The American farmer is revered in our culture. He—the mythical American farmer is invariably a man—is in many ways a professional embodiment of values, such as individualism and hard work, that are considered part of the national identity. With their backbreaking work, …

Lawmakers look at opioid abuse’s impact on workforce

For Immediate ReleaseSept. 13, 2019Lawmakers look at opioid abuse’s impact on workforceFRANKFORT –Overcoming Kentucky’s opioid epidemic is a key to addressing the state’s low rate of workforce participation, lawmakers were told during yesterday’s meeting of the General Assembly’s Economic Development and Workforce Investment Committee.“I think years ago we would have looked at this (opioid) problem …

On This Labor Day, Let Us Finish The Work

A country as wealthy as America should not have a problem with poverty. We should have a basic income for all citizens as a right of citizenship. Eliminate the cap on Social Security taxable income and expand it to all adults. Start accounts for all newborns that they get when they finish school to get …

I Never Smoked Marijuana — But I’m Serving Life In Prison Over A Marijuana Charge

CESAL: I Never Smoked Marijuana — But I’m Serving Life In Prison Over A Marijuana ChargeBy Craig CesalAug 27, 2019“I sentence you to a term of natural life imprisonment, without the possibility of parole.”These were the words I heard just months after the events of Sept. 11, 2001. You see, at that time, the news …

Christmas Eve, 1912: The pharmaceutical company Merck files for a patent on MDMA (‘ecstasy’)

What is Molly?MDMA (often called ‘Molly’ or ‘ecstasy’) has become one of America’s favorite drugs since the 1980s, when it ‘escaped’ from the world of professional MDMA therapy and became popular among partiers.  Usually taken as pills or capsules, the drug typically produces an energetic high with a profound sense of peace and joy that …

DEA Announces Steps Necessary to Improve Access to Marijuana Research

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMonday, August 26, 2019DEA Announces Steps Necessary to Improve Access to Marijuana Research The Drug Enforcement Administration today announced that it is moving forward to facilitate and expand scientific and medical research for marijuana in the United States. The DEA is providing notice of pending applications from entities applying to be registered to …

These marijuana cases will no longer be prosecuted by the Jefferson County (KY) attorney

Joe Sonka, Louisville Courier Journal Published 9:15 a.m. ET Aug. 28, 2019 Possession of a small amount of marijuana will no longer be prosecuted in Jefferson County when that is the only or primary charge, the county attorney's office will announce Wednesday.Jefferson County Attorney Mike O'Connell is expected to detail the new strategy at a …