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Canada: Harm Reduction ONLY Failing Community – Recovery Focus Needed

Canada: Premier rejects harm reduction model during funding announcement for new addiction recovery centres New recovery communities in southern Alberta will open early next year Sarah Rieger · CBC News Jul 25, 2020 Premier Jason Kenney announces funding for two … Continue reading

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USA: Marketing WEED to Kids? No Sale in Arizona!

HUGE: Amendment Issued to Restrict Funding to States Allowing Kid-Friendly Marijuana Products Today, Arizona Congresswoman Debbie Lesko introduced two Smart Approaches to Marijuana-supported amendments to the Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies (CJS) Appropriations Bill. The first amendment would restrict … Continue reading

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Australia: The Judicial Educator At It’s Best – Law for Recovery + Drug Courts + Secure Welfare = Rehabilitation!

Records broken at Australian-first drug treatment prison Wandoo Rehabilitation Prison for women celebrates second anniversary Prison has nation’s lowest rate of return to prison of less than one per cent Wandoo still remains drug-free, which is unprecedented across the world … Continue reading

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France: Weed & Violence, even the most progressive groups see it!

France drugs: PM Castex to impose on-the-spot fines nationwide 25 July 2020 Image copyrightEPAImage captionJean Castex (C) with the mayor of Nice, which has seen drug-related violence for weeks France will introduce on-the-spot fines nationwide for drug users, particularly targeting … Continue reading

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USA: Proper Clinical Guidelines to Curb the Cannabis Cowboys Addiction for Profit Chaos

The FDA believes the drug approval process represents the best way to ensure that safe and effective new medicines, including any drugs that contain cannabis or cannabis-derived compounds, are available to patients in need of appropriate medical therapy. “A range … Continue reading

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USA: Permission Models Increase Pot Participation Amongst the Young

New Study: Marijuana Legalization and Normalization is Reversing Decades of Declines in Youth Marijuana Use A study recently released by the University of Washington finds that marijuana legalization and commercialization may have begun a reversal of previous downward trends in teen marijuana … Continue reading

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USA: Another Brilliant Life Dumbed Down and Snuffed Out by POT!

TESTIMONIES JOHNNY’S STORY JULY 20, 2020 EDITOR By Laura Stack, Founder, Johnny’s Ambassadors Johnny Stack was born on February 7, 2000 and died by suicide on November 20, 2019 at the age of 19. He was an incredibly intelligent, funny, charming, handsome … Continue reading

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GLOBAL: Weed & Social Justice Cant Mix – Judicial Educator Misused

  Americans Against Legalizing Marijuana (AALM) have produced a White Paper accurately challenging the false narrative that legalization and commercialization of marijuana will bring social justice to minority communiaties. Minority and poor communities have historically been disproportionately harmed by drug use, drug … Continue reading

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USA: “Saint Covid, the California Cannabis Savior”

Californians had high expectations when they overwhelmingly voted in 2016 to legalize adult-use cannabis with Proposition 64: the Control, Regulate, and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Act. Over time, thousands of shops would generate millions of dollars in tax revenues. State … Continue reading

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Global: Best Practice Justice + Health + Well-being DOES NOT = Weed!

DRUG POLICY, FEATURED IS MARIJUANA GOOD FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE? JULY 14, 2020 MEDIA It is popular to say that marijuana was made illegal because of racism. The truth is marijuana was first banned in a military hospital in Mexico City in 1882, … Continue reading

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