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.
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.
As the truth about the health benefits of cannabis continues to unfold, it has become increasingly difficult to comprehend why President Obama has repeatedly failed to reschedule marijuana. Despite his own admission that marijuana is less dangerous than alcohol