Lawmakers will try heroin bill again

Posted: Friday, December 12, 2014 11:14 pm By RONNIE ELLIS CNHI News Service   FRANKFORT – No Kentucky lawmaker opposes better methods to combat a rising tide of heroin addiction, but the specifics of how to do it — and politics — get complicated. Nevertheless, key lawmakers — including new Senate budget chairman and candidate …

Let’s talk about DOJ enforcement of marijuana laws…(on Tribal Lands)

In reference to the last post regarding the enforcement of marijuana laws on tribal lands: Justice Department on Thursday will tell U.S. attorneys to not prevent tribes from growing or selling marijuana on the sovereign lands Today, via this link, the Department of Justice, as reported by the LA Times has/will produce a "Memorandum" concerning the …

Prohibition Repeal Is A Good Model For Marijuana Legalization

Today is the 81st anniversary of the repeal of federal alcohol prohibition. The 21st Amendment ended the failed experiment of Prohibition and delegated the issue of alcohol legalization and regulation solely to the states. The 21st Amendment was neither “for” nor “against” alcohol. It was simply an acknowledgment that federal prohibition was an obvious failure …

Attorney says marijuana wrongly classified as dangerous drug, federal prosecution unfair

    By John Agar | [email protected] Follow on Twitter on June 20, 2014 at 7:53 AM, updated June 20, 2014 at 11:20 AM GRAND RAPIDS, MI – A West Michigan man facing federal marijuana charges has filed a constitutional challenge based, in part, on disparate federal prosecution in different states. Shawn Taylor, the alleged …

We have to just say NO, to “drug testing”…

While sitting here thinking of my friends in pain who are trapped into slavery thru the Corporations they work for via “workplace drug testing”…who are condemned to use ONLY narcotics via the pharmaceutical industrial complex via so called “pain clinic’s” and doctors who are trapped in the prescribing business AND the drug screening business, which …

Merchants of Meth: How Big Pharma Keeps the Cooks in Business

With big profits on the line, the drug industry is pulling out campaign-style dirty tricks to keep selling the meds that cooks turn into crank. —By Jonah Engle| July/August 2013 Issue State troopers clean up a meth lab found on school board property about a block from a London, Kentucky elementary school. Photos by Stacy …

WORLD WAR D

From:  LinkedIn     Jeffrey Dhywood has sent you a message. Date: 11/29/2012 Subject: Making sense of the fast-evolving drug policy debate 2012 has been quite an amazing year for drug policy reform and events are accelerating at breakneck pace after the historic marijuana legalization victories in Colorado and Washington.   The domino effect is …

Mexico Marijuana Legalization Bill Introduced By Lawmaker

Reuters  |  Posted: 11/15/2012 In this Oct. 25, 2012 photo, soldiers stand in a marijuana plantation found during a reconnaissance mission before burning the plants near the town of Lombardia in Michoacan state, Mexico. (AP Photo/Alexandre Meneghini)   By Noe Torres MEXICO CITY, Nov 15 (Reuters) - A leftist Mexican lawmaker on Thursday presented a …

States Legalizing Marijuana Will Violate Federal Law, Trigger Constitutional Showdown: DEA, Drug Czars

The Huffington Post | By Matt Ferner Posted: 10/15/2012 3:13 pm EDT   On a Monday teleconference call, former Drug Enforcement Agency administrators and directors of the Office of National Drug Control Policy voiced a strong reminder to the U.S. Department of Justice that even if voters in Colorado, Oregon and Washington pass ballot measures …

Introduction to Kentucky Marijuana Party

Why I Do What I Do… I can never remember the details. The "detail" section of my brain just does not work very well. I've had Major Depression, and Chronic Anxiety as well.  I also, among other things, have had a "Cerebellar Vascular Accident (CVA) which is about the same as a ruptured aneurysm/stroke in …