Iowa Democrats OK ‘Legalizing All Drugs’ In Official Party Platform

Source : https://www.thefix.com/iowa-democrats-ok-legalizing-all-drugs-official-party-platform Iowan drug policy activists claim the true intent of the party’s now-infamous plank is to promote drug treatment over criminalizing addiction. The official manifesto of the Iowa Democratic Party declares, “We support legalizing all drugs.” The simple, yet loaded, statement is plank No. 293 of the party’s updated ...

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Jean Coutu se dit ouvert à la vente de marijuana thérapeutique

Source : http://affaires.lapresse.ca/economie/sante/201607/05/01-4998002-jean-coutu-se-dit-ouvert-a-la-vente-de-marijuana-therapeutique.php Le grand patron du Groupe Jean Coutu s’est dit ouvert à la vente de marijuana thérapeutique, mardi, mais il n’ira pas jusqu’à faire du lobbying auprès du gouvernement fédéral pour pouvoir le faire. «Nous n’allons pas participer activement à cela», a affirmé François Coutu à la suite ...

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National poll: Majority supports legalizing marijuana

Source : http://www.politico.com/story/2016/06/do-people-support-legalizing-marijuana-223928 A majority of American registered voters nationwide support the legalization of marijuana, according to the results of the latest Quinnipiac University poll out Monday. Slightly more than half — 54 percent — said the use of marijuana should be made legal across the country, while 41 percent ...

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25 states now call marijuana “medicine.” Why doesn’t the DEA?

Source : https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonk/wp/2016/06/09/25-states-now-call-marijuana-medicine-why-doesnt-the-dea/ John Kasich signed Ohio’s medical marijuana bill into law yesterday, making it the 25th state (26 counting Washington, D.C.) to allow some form of medical marijuana use. Ohio’s measure is more restrictive than medical marijuana bills in many other states. It does not allow patients to smoke ...

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Kasich legalizes medical marijuana in Ohio

Source : http://www.politico.com/story/2016/06/john-kasich-medical-marijuana-ohio-224091 Ohio Gov. John Kasich signed a medical marijuana legalization bill into law on Wednesday, the Cincinnati Enquirer reported. The former Republican presidential candidate’s penmanship makes Ohio the 26th state in the nation to legalize marijuana use for medical purposes. Kasich has said he would like children with ...

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