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Demystifying Marijuana And Heart Health

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) believes that cardiovascular ailments such as stroke and heart attack are now the leading cause of death in America.

Scientists Confirm Taking Psychedelics At Music Festivals Makes You Happier

Those under the influence of alcohol or opioids did not report the same 'transformative experiences' psychedelic users did at music festivals.

America Can Probably Forget About Federal Marijuana Legalization Anytime Soon

Cannabis supporters believe Sanders is their best shot at getting the issue of marijuana reform some solid representation in the White House.

The Surprising Way The Coronavirus Affects The Marijuana Industry

Marijuana vaporizer manufacturers rely on Chinese factories, which have shut down in response to prevent spread of the coronavirus outbreak.

Despite Layoffs, Cannabis Industry Job Growth Continues To Boom

When compared to other industries, it is truly amazing to see the creation of jobs in the United States by the industry, as well...

Marijuana Can Create False Memories In Users, Study Finds

In a virtual reality study, one hit of marijuana caused participants to double the number of false memories they produced.

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NY Assembly Passes Key Marijuana Bills

This is the third time the Assembly has passed this legislation, underscoring the chamber’s call for marijuana reform to center those who have been impacted by prohibition's disproportionate enforcement.

People Are Still Being Arrested For Marijuana In NYC And Race Is A Factor

A major investigation by the New York Times finds continued racial disparities in marijuana enforcement and arrests in every neighborhood in New York City.

Californians Can Get Marijuana Convictions Expunged This Weekend

In an effort to help people reduce or clear their criminal records, the Drug Policy Alliance is hosting a series of four free record expungement fairs in the Greater Los Angeles area.

Baton Rouge Is About To Decriminalize Marijuana

This week, the East Baton Rouge Metropolitan City Council voted 8-4 in favor of an ordinance to decriminalize marijuana in East Baton Rouge Parish, which includes the state capital of Baton Rouge.

Does Trump Really Want The Death Penalty For Drug Sellers?

Five sources within the Trump Administration indicate that the president regularly makes statements indicating he would like to emulate policies of China, the Philippines, and Singapore by executing drug sellers, according to a report by Axios.

Cannabis In Trouble: Trump’s New Budget Doubles Down On Drug War

Earlier this week, President Trump released his Administration’s FY19 budget, alarming drug policy reform advocates by increasing funding for programs most associated with the war on drugs.