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Topic: drug_policy (11 articles)

Description: policy about how drugs and users be treated (esp. concerning government-initiated violence), in general

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      CANADA: Impaired driving to rise July 1 -- expert - North Bay Nugget
      nugget - (Canada) 'The fact that it (marijuana) causes less harm than alcohol is hardly a ringing endorsement' The legalization of marijuana on July 1 will lead to an increase in the number of impaired drivers. (Wed Jan 17 02:25:56 2018 PST)

      TOP: What voters really mean when they say they support marijuana legalization
      philly - (US) Actually want is more nuanced than it might appear. Some of the poll respondents who had previously expressed support for legalization assumed they were being asked about the legality of medical marijuana or of personal marijuana possession. (Tue Jan 16 14:04:46 2018 PST)

      CANADA: Impaired driving will increase with legal pot - St. Thomas Times-Journal
      stthomastimesjournal - (Canada) Impaired driving will increase with legal pot ! St. Legalization of pot will lead to more impaired charges. (Tue Jan 16 02:11:56 2018 PST)

      FL: Veterans are key as surge of states OK medical pot for PTSD -
      wfla - (US) Veterans are key as surge of states OK medical pot for PTSD ! Veterans are key as surge of states OK medical pot for PTSD NEW YORK (AP) b It was a telling setting for a decision on whether post-traumatic stress disorder patients could use medical marijuana. (Mon Jan 15 19:53:20 2018 PST)

      FL: Could marijuana crackdown hurt opioids battle?
      tcpalm - (US) Have someB kind of medical marijuanaB system. Have legalized it. (Mon Jan 15 19:17:34 2018 PST)

      TOP: It's time for a rational debate about marijuana in Kansas - The Kansas City Star
      kansascity - (US) Itb s time for a rational debate about marijuana in Kansas ! The Kansas City Star We should we have a vigorous debate about whether Kansas wants to join the rest of the growing majority of states who have decriminalized marijuana. (Mon Jan 15 14:07:43 2018 PST)

      TOP: Meet the 24-year-old leading the Trump drug policy office -
      nola - (US) Was a political appointee and rising star at the Office of National Drug Control Policy. (Sun Jan 14 14:08:04 2018 PST)

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