Despite some countries extreme drug laws, many nations are beginning to take a less punitive approach to drug use & there’s a growing global movement to legalize marijuana. This divergence is creating serious questions about the global War on Drugs.
Baby Boomers now represent 42% of the adult population in the US. Regardless of what the pharma companies or the federal govt. would like people to believe, medical marijuana can be more effective than a number of current medications
Continued Restrictions on Marijuana Research Likely to Leave Foreign Institutions with a Competitive Advantage so long as the federal government continues to classify cannabis as a Schedule I drug.
The media buzz around a possible crackdown is helping to galvanize forces for fighting against prohibition. Raids or “greater enforcement” by the federal government could be the very thing that pushes the nation to end cannabis prohibition once and for all.
White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer appeared to signal that a federal crackdown on recreational marijuana was looming. Perhaps a showdown between the federal government and the Cannabis industry is inevitable.
The discharge petition may well be the best weapon in the pro-cannabis lawmakers arsenal as there’s increasing support to legalize marijuana for medical use. Most Democrats support medical marijuana and there is increasing support among Republicans.