The Pot TV News for Monday, February 11th, 2002

B.C. DRUG WAR RUNNING ON EMPTY
Record deficit of $4 billion force deep slashes in criminal justice system

STATES GO AWOL IN DRUG WAR
States Closing Prisons, Expanding Drug Treatment

BIG RISK TO FEMALE CANNABIS SMOKERS
Women using the drug daily – which is considered heavy use – run seven times
the risk of suffering depression and anxiety, a major Australian study
reports.

NOTHING FUNNY ABOUT COMIC STRIP CHARACTER’S WASTED LIFE
“There are a lot of daily pot-smokers who suffer from depression, panic
attacks and, oddly enough, outbursts of uncontrollable rage.”

DR. ROBERT MELAMEDE:
CBD cannabinoid therapy for seizure patients.

Quote regarding the Super Bowl Anti-Drug ads:
“At what point should bureaucrats (and elected officials) be restrained from
using tax dollars to defend their failures and forced instead to seek a
policy that works?”

–Tom O’Connell, MD

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