political

  1. Ron Strider

    NY: Marijuana As 'Gateway' Drug Is Political Myth, Benjamin Center Report Says

    The Benjamin Center for Public Policy Initiatives at SUNY New Paltz has released a discussion brief, “The Marijuana Gateway Fallacy,” in which the authors conclude the idea that marijuana use is a “gateway” to using harder drugs is a myth. The report was co-authored by Eve Waltermaurer, an...
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    CO: As Eight More States Legalize Marijuana, Political Consultants Offer Advice

    On November 10, the International Association of Political Consultants, which is holding its annual gathering in Denver, offered a panel on The Politics of Marijuana. Four experts from various areas of the cannabis industry addressed an audience of about forty, describing how consultants can...
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    Doctors' Political Views Can Affect Advice Given To Patients, Says Survey

    Doctors' political beliefs can skew the advice they give patients on sensitive issues such as abortions and cannabis use, according to new research. A survey of more than 200 doctors found that those with conservative views were more likely than others to discourage patients from having an...
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    Doctors' Political Views Can Affect Advice Given To Patients, Says Survey

    Doctors' political beliefs can skew the advice they give patients on sensitive issues such as abortions and cannabis use, according to new research. A survey of more than 200 doctors found that those with conservative views were more likely than others to discourage patients from having an...
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    Political Operatives Pitch Medical Marijuana Plan For Ohio

    A team of veteran political operatives put out a 22-page proposal that offers up its political talent to help weed business interests with deep pockets take a run at putting a medical marijuana question before Ohio voters in November. Calling itself ARC Reaction, the group includes Democrat...
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    Aloha and Mahalo

    Hi Everyone My name is Byron, and I am grateful for everyone's involvement in keeping Cannabis cultivation and usage alive for all these years. I finally decided to get more political as I don't like what is happening in this country. I believe it is my constitutional right to use...
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    Kenichi Nalita - Political Asylum For MMJ

    Since the last time we have spoken much has transpired. I have connected with a Japanese man Named Kenichi Narita. He is a Crohn's patient who is on a medicinal regimen of 3 grams cannabis daily to replace the nearly 1/2 Pound of pills conventionally taken by Crohn's patients daily. He is very...