Category marijuana

Quite naturally: Alcohol sales drops following medical pot legalization — Undernews

   “We find that marijuana and alcohol are strong substitutes. …” NORMAL – Sales of alcoholic beverages decline following the enactment of medical marijuana access laws, according to a working paper authored by a team of researchers from the University of Connecticut and Georgia State University.Authors evaluated the relationship between medical marijuana laws and retail […]

Molecular Biologist Explains How Cannabis Kills Cancer Cells — Waking Times

Anna Hunt, Staff WriterWaking Times The anti-cancer assertions made by medical cannabis advocates are no longer just based on anecdotal success stories. In the following video, Dr. Christina Sanchez, Biology Professor at the Complutense University of Madrid, explains how her research supports the claim that cannabis kills cancer. Study Shows THC in Cannabis Kills Cancer… via […]

Controlling Marijuana: A Brief History — Soren Dreier

The historical, legal and public-policy details surrounding marijuana and the Controlled Substances Act (CSA) are interesting for various reasons, but they obscure a simple truth, a truth that gets lost… via Controlling Marijuana: A Brief History — Soren Dreier

Harvard Study: Smoking Cannabis Actually Improves Brain Function — Counter Current News

(True Activist) Don’t believe the hype – cannabis is not a gateway drug, it is a medicine. From helping people naturally relieve their anxiety to literally curing cancer (over 100 studies have validated this), the […] via Harvard Study: Smoking Cannabis Actually Improves Brain Function — Counter Current News

Why Is Weed Getting More Potent? — Soren Dreier

The feds began monitoring the potency of the nation’s pot supply in the ‘70s by drawing samples from stashes seized by law enforcement, and boy was it schwag. The percentage… via Why Is Weed Getting More Potent? — Soren Dreier

NEW PROOF: Drug War Is A Lie Designed To Imprison Americans

Judge: “I put 311 people in jail for marijuana offenses — and I was wrong”

By: Matt Agorist From: The Free Thought Project Prior to this year, the state of Florida was regarded as one of the worst possible states to be caught in possession of cannabis. According to a 2009 analysis by former NORML Director Jon Gettman, no state in this country punished people more severely for minor marijuana offenses than Florida. […]