Study Confirms Cannabis Prohibition Represents a “Public Health Problem”
This massive report is a big deal, and it could play a major role in determining the schedule status of cannabis in the near future...
About 85% of Americans support legalizing medical marijuana, and it is estimated that at least several million Americans currently use it. While millions of patients are already using medical marijuana - and more and more states are decriminalising the drug - scientists are still denied access to high-quality weed, which makes it hard to properly investigate the risks and benefits of consuming the plant. This has created a truly unique paradox in modern medicine, in which physicians are authorizing treatments to patients, and patients are regularly using medication without a scientific basis of knowledge on patient outcomes…
Dr. Lester Grinspoon Discusses
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“It soon dawned on me,” Grinspoon recalled, ” that I, like most other Americans, had been brainwashed,”
Have you ever wondered what scientific evidence it would take to convince a highly educated professional to reconsider the benefits of Medical Cannabis?
“I want a goddamn strong statement on marijuana,” the distinctive voice on the tape growls. “I mean, one on marijuana that just tears the ass out of them.”
It was May 1971, and Richard Nixon was fuming over a review included in his morning news summary of the book “Marihuana Reconsidered,” in which 42-year-old Harvard Medical School psychiatrist Lester Grinspoon savaged the US government’s case for keeping cannabis illegal.