Even the Mainstream Media Monopoly is Questioning the Merit of the DEA’s Decision on Cannabis

I originally posted the following information and commentary onto my Facebook wall…

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Stop Treating Marijuana Like Heroin:
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/08/13/opinion/a-small-victory-for-more-sensible-marijuana-policies.html

Supporters of a saner marijuana policy scored a small victory this week when the Obama administration said it would authorize more institutions to grow marijuana for medical research. But the government passed up an opportunity to make a more significant change.

The Drug Enforcement Administration on Thursday turned down two petitions— one from the governors of Rhode Island and Washington and the other from a resident of New Mexico — requesting that marijuana be removed from Schedule 1 of the Controlled Substances Act.

(Read entire article here…)

My Commentary: Even mainstream media is questioning the merits of the DEA’s decision on cannabis.

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