Goldwater Institute Has Sued the FDA Over Secrecy 2017

The federal agency that oversees drug safety made a quick decision in 2014 to allow two health-care workers to take a yet-to-be-tested drug after they contracted the Ebola virus while volunteering in Liberia. The two health workers, Dr. Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol, became Continue reading Goldwater Institute Has Sued the FDA Over Secrecy 2017

New Hampshire Decriminalizes Marijuana: Twenty-Eight More States to Go

A new state law loosening the penalties on marijuana possession officially took effect this weekend. Police departments around the state are worried some residents may not fully understand what the change means. Under the new law, people found with three-fourths Continue reading New Hampshire Decriminalizes Marijuana: Twenty-Eight More States to Go

Illegal Psychedelic “Ecstasy” FDA’s ‘Breakthrough’ Therapy for Soldiers, PTSD – The Washington Post 2017

For Jon Lubecky, the scars on his wrists are a reminder of the years he spent in mental purgatory. He returned from an Army deployment in Iraq a broken man. He heard mortar shells and helicopters where there were none. Continue reading Illegal Psychedelic “Ecstasy” FDA’s ‘Breakthrough’ Therapy for Soldiers, PTSD – The Washington Post 2017

EMERGENCY: Nevada Running Out of Marijuana: Sales Exceed Expectations

Nevada’s governor has endorsed a statement of emergency declared for recreational marijuana regulations, after the state’s tax authority declared that many stores are running out of weed. The Nevada Tax Commission said in a statement it will consider emergency regulations Continue reading EMERGENCY: Nevada Running Out of Marijuana: Sales Exceed Expectations