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01/15/17 Doug McVay

Drug War Facts - Sun, 01/15/2017 - 05:34

This week we look at the newly released report from the National Academy of Sciences, The Health Effects of Cannabis and Cannabinoids; and we continue our look at the man who might become the next US Attorney General, Jefferson Beauregard Sessions III, and examine whether Beauregard believes that the Constitution and civil rights enforcement are barriers to effective law enforcement.

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12/04/16 Doug McVay

Drug War Facts - Sat, 12/03/2016 - 20:05

This week The President talks about marijuana legalization, President-Elect Trump talks drug war with Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, and the head of an agency to prevent underage drinking says legalization is scary because she thinks marijuana is a gateway drug.

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11/13/16 Doug McVay

Drug War Facts - Sat, 11/12/2016 - 22:25

This week we look at the present and future of marijuana policy in the US with our special guest drug policy reform activist and marijuana policy expert Sam Chapman with New Economy Consulting.

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11/06/16 Doug McVay

Drug War Facts - Sat, 11/05/2016 - 21:51

This week we listen as the New Mexico State Legislature considers heroin treatment as a policy alternative, plus the US government stops the sale of thousands of rifles to the Philippine National Police #BoycottThePhilippines.

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10/30/16 Doug McVay

Drug War Facts - Sat, 10/29/2016 - 22:03

This week we listen in on a hearing at the New Mexico State Legislature about opiate use and heroin maintenance treatment.

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10/23/16 Doug McVay

Drug War Facts - Fri, 10/21/2016 - 21:37

This week we talk with Tom Burns, former head of marijuana programs for the state of Oregon, about balancing the needs of patients in a time of broader adult use legalization; and Philippine President Duterte says he's separating from the US over his murderous vigilante drug war #BoycottThePhilippines.

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10/16/16 Doug McVay

Drug War Facts - Sat, 10/15/2016 - 04:21

This week: we hear members of the United Nations General Assembly's Third Committee discuss international criminal justice and drug control policies.

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10/02/16 Doug McVay

Drug War Facts - Sat, 10/01/2016 - 21:33

Nate Howard with MovementBe and, plus we look at the FBI's new Uniform Crime Report.

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