Do You Know Marijuana is…

.... a fat soluble, mind altering, highly toxic drug that remains in the body for up to one month, building up with each additional joint. The two organs most affected are the brain and sexual organs. The potency of the most active chemical, delta 9 tetrahyracannabinol (THC), is 10-20 times stronger than 30 years ago. Article:  DoYouKnow MARIJUANA IS NOT MEDICINE. The FDA, which must... Read more

Government Says… Fewer Drivers are Drinking, but More Use Drugs

By JOAN LOWY Associated Press drugdriverWASHINGTON (AP) - The number of drivers on the road with alcohol in their systems has declined by nearly one-third since 2007, but there has been a large increase in drivers using marijuana and other illegal drugs, a government report released Friday found. The report by the National Highway Traffic Safety... Read more

Misrepresenting the Colorado Marijuana Results

http://www.hudson.org/research/11036-misrepresenting-the-colorado-marijuana-results MurrayDavid W. Murray (Senior Fellow) – February 13, 2015 – Hudson.Org The latest Health and Human Services (HHS) survey of drug use with state-level data showed a steep rise (22 percent) in regular marijuana use between 2011-12 and 2012-13 in the newly legalizing state of Colorado. These results do not auger well for Colorado legalization,... Read more

Colorado Governor: Legalizing Pot Was Bad Idea

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/02/24/hickenlooper-legal-marijuana_n_4847440.html Matt.Ferner@huffingtonpost.com - 02/24/2014 Link to Video Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper has a word of warning for states considering marijuana legalization. "I urge caution," Hickenlooper said at the National Governors Association meeting in Washington, D.C., on Friday. Saying that pot "doesn't make people smarter, doesn't make people healthier," Hickenlooper added that state governments "don't know what the unintended consequences are going to be"... Read more