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S.A.M: SAM Statement on Vermont Senate Passage of Compromise Marijuana Bill

  Contact: SAM Press Office/Luke Niforatos  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   press@learnaboutsam.org; 303-335-7584                                January 10, 2018 SAM Statement on Vermont Senate Passage of Compromise Marijuana Bill (January … Continue reading

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USA: Free Pass on ‘bad medicine’ for Big Marijuana!

Rohrabacher/Leahy language is detrimental to public health BY FORMER REP. PATRICK KENNEDY (D-R.I.) AND KEVIN SABET, OPINION CONTRIBUTORS — 01/03/18 05:10 PM EST 21  THE VIEWS EXPRESSED BY CONTRIBUTORS ARE THEIR OWN AND NOT THE VIEW OF THE HILL 18  © … Continue reading

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UK: In Jail for drugs? Doesn’t happen in UK, or pretty much anywhere!

Just 1% of people caught with illegal drugs are being sent to prison FEARS are mounting that drugs are being legalised “by the back door” – because hardly anyone is jailed for having them By Ruth McKee / Published 5th January 2018 GETTY … Continue reading

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USA: Colorado Cannabis Collateral Damage Ignored for Cash

Colorado politicians ignore major pot problems by Colorado Springs Gazette Editorial Board | 10/1/18 Colorado politicians need to stop pandering and start leading, which means telling the truth about the severely negative consequences of big commercial pot. Hickenlooper, Gardner, and other … Continue reading

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Australia: Not TGA approved product ‘exported’…Best Practice be damned!

Australia to Allow Export of Cannabis-Based Medicines January 07, 2018  - Phil Mercer Laws to allow exports of Australian cannabis-based therapies will come into force in February, according to the federal health minister. SYDNEY — Australia is to become the fourth country … Continue reading

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USA: Ripping the Veil Off the Medical Marijuana Industry

New Report by National Families in Action Rips the Veil Off the Medical Marijuana Industry Research Traces the Money Trail and Reveals the Motivation Behind Marijuana as Medicine  2017 | Source: National Families in Action Tracking the Money That’s Legalizing Marijuana and … Continue reading

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USA: DEA Media Release – China crack down on Fentanyl precursors

HEADQUARTERS NEWS January 05, 2018 – Contact: DEA Public Affairs – (202) 307-7977 China announces scheduling controls on two fentanyl precursor chemicals WASHINGTON – China’s Ministry of Public Security last week announced scheduling controls on two fentanyl precursor chemicals – … Continue reading

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USA: SAM Press Release – DOJ WILL RESCIND COLE MEMO

  Contact: SAM Press Office/Luke Niforatos          FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE press@learnaboutsam.org; 303-335-7584           January 4, 2018  DOJ WILL RESCIND COLE MEMO, PUBLIC HEALTH AND SAFETY COMMUNITIES APPLAUD MOVE DOJ Decision Will Dry Up Money … Continue reading

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USA: ‘Cole Memo’ Rolled Back!

If You Don’t Like Federal Marijuana Laws, Change Them — Don’t Ignore Them Sessions has repealed 25 other Obama Justice Department “guidance documents.” The “Cole Memo” was an inherently dishonest backdoor gift to white-collar, Wall Street pot dealers. Yet many … Continue reading

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USA: TEDxPrincetonU “The False Dichotomy of Legalization and Criminalization”

New TEDx talk by SAM President Kevin Sabet online now! TEDxPrincetonU talk by Kevin Sabet “The False Dichotomy of Legalization and Criminalization”  

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