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Report: Federal Marijuana Prosecutions Declining

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Federal prosecutions for marijuana-related crimes fell significantly from September 30, 2018 to September 30, 2019, according to a recently released report from Supreme Court Justice John Roberts. The 2019 end-of-year report finds that the number of federal defendants charged with cannabis-associated crimes declined by 28 percent. By contrast, total filings for drug crimes increased five […]

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Real risks associated with cannabis exposure during pregnancy

Did you know that? 17 January 2020 | 0 Comments

A new study has definitively shown that regular exposure to THC, the main psychoactive ingredient in cannabis, during pregnancy has significant impact on placental and fetal development.

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Focus on opioids and cannabis in chronic pain media coverage

Did you know that? 17 January 2020 | 0 Comments

New Zealand media reports on chronic pain are focusing on treatments involving opioids and cannabis at the expense of best practice non-drug treatments, researchers have found.