Islamic cultures long had the same drugs as Western societies, but different rules: Imagine coffee carrying a death sentence and opium being entirely accepted. This teaches us some important things.
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Moshe Rute survived the Holocaust by hiding in a barn full of chickens. He nearly lost the use of his hands after a stroke two years ago. He became debilitated by recurring nightmares of his childhood following his wife's death last year.
Government expected to decide on establishing a state agency which will be responsible for authorizing, processing requests for medical cannabis.
A special committee has been tasked with studying the prospect of legalizing 'soft drugs' in Israel as traditional methods of fighting drugs continue to fail.
Patients who use marijuana for medical purposes must wait six hours after smoking the drug to drive a car, the Health Ministry is set to announce soon.
Iran hangs another ten people for drug related charges in Karaj's Rejai Shahr Prison today.
Iran has executed eight convicted drug smugglers. 16 other narcotics traffickers awaiting hanging.
Dozens of disabled and terminally ill people protested outside a Tel Aviv medical marijuana clinic on Sunday, in response to recent police actions against the facility.
More than 50 Israeli citizens contact government with a request that it look into 'waste of tax money' on police searches of them.
Thousands of extra Marines pouring into Afghanistan's opium-growing heartland will go after those who process drugs but not those who grow the crop, the commander of U.S. Marines in the area said.