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The more science studies, the more cannabis impresses

Cannabis Could Reverse Psychosis

AUSTRALIAN researchers believe cannabis, a drug believed to increase the risk of psychosis, may also be able to reverse psychotic behaviour.

Scientists at Melbourne’s Monash University say they have found a chemical compound in cannabis, cannabidiol, that reverses drug-induced behavioural disturbances in mice.

The marijuana-psychosis links have always been questionable, due […]

Drugs and Death

Nguyen Tuong Van was hung in Singapore a couple of hours ago. But before we spend too much time discussing this individual who was put to death for smuggling drugs, keep in mind that he has a lot of company in certain parts of the world. From this article in CNN today [thanks to dwrr], […]

Prohibition corrupts

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MEXICO CITY – Eleven federal agents were charged with kidnapping four alleged drug hit men and possibly helping rival traffickers kill them, as depicted on a brutal DVD made public, the Mexican Attorney General’s office said Thursday.

The federal agents – who also face charges of drug trafficking, organized crime and weapons possession – […]

‘Happy Holidays’ part of well-funded, fringe effort to legalize drugs

Well, I think it’s finally time to reserve the rubber room for Bill O’Reilly. I don’t know if you’ve been following his rants about how stores shouldn’t use the phrase “Happy Holidays” because it’s offensive to Christians and therefore Americans. This silly campaign became ridiculously sublime when it was discovered that the Fox News store […]