ON DRIVING WHILE DRUGGED
"Last year, a researcher at the University of Toronto reviewed a dozen studies, and concluded that marijuana is nowhere near as likely to impair a driver as alcohol is. For one thing, the drugs have opposite effects: Alcohol causes drivers to speed up and drive recklessly, but marijuana causes drivers to slow down and take more care."
MEDICAL MARIJUANA DECISION REVERSED
The only medical-marijuana case to end in conviction in Long Beach Superior Court has been overturned on appeal, and prosecutors have not yet decided whether to retry the case.
ISRAEL POT PARTY BATTLES NERVE GAS
"The country is going to pot. No one seems to mind. It makes us feel like we live in a normal 21st-century nation instead of some backward place where two peoples, neither of whom eats pork, kill each other over a piece of scrubby land."
ED ROSENTHAL UPDATE
Feds gag Rosenthal defense, refusing to allow any discussion of Medical Marijuana, Prop. 215, or Oakland’s official designation of Ed as a deputy to handle and dispense medical marijuana.
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