Drug Policy

Connecticut Legal Committee Shoots Down Marijuana Legislation

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit A legal committee in the state of Connecticut has shot down marijuana legislation that would have legalized the drug and allowed for recreational sales. The committee, known as the General Law Committee, voted against the legislation by a count of 11 to 6. One of the big reasons […]

Allegheny County Considers Medical Marijuana to Counter Opioid Crisis

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Allegheny County has one of the highest overdose death rates in the country, with over 50 overdose deaths per 100,000 residents in 2016. Facing these types of statistics, most would think that reducing access to drugs would be the only way to turn the problem around. Allegheny County […]

Trump Reportedly Wants To Execute Drug Dealers

Trump Reportedly Wants To Execute Drug Dealers

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit New report claims Trump would “love to have a law” that calls for the death penalty for drug dealers. News website Axios reported late Sunday that Trump considers drug dealers to be worse than serial killers and would love the U.S. to pass laws making capital punishment mandatory […]

Trump Announces Opioid Crisis Is a National Emergency, Proceeds to Do Nothing About It

Trump Announces Opioid Crisis Is a National Emergency, Proceeds to Do Nothing About It

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit When you’re Donald Trump, you’ve got bigger things to worry about than national emergencies. At least, it certainly seems that way. In October, the commander-in-chief addressed the nation on the topic of America’s opioid epidemic. It was a statement a long time coming, with the death toll from […]

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