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The Epilepsy Foundation has announced support for those that have epilepsy to have access to medical marijuana, and also called for an end of restrictions on research caused by it being listed as a Schedule 1 drug. In Epilepsy Group Announces Support For Medical Marijuana. we learn:


"The Epilepsy Foundation supports the rights of patients and families living with seizures and epilepsy to access physician directed care, including medical marijuana," said Philip Gattone, CEO and president of the Epilepsy Foundation, and foundation chairman Warren Lammert in a joint statement on Thursday.

The foundation also urged the Drug Enforcement Administration to end restrictions that limit clinical trials and research into medical marijuana as a treatment for epilepsy.

Under the federal Controlled Substances Act, marijuana is currently classified as Schedule I, along with heroin and LSD. Schedule I drugs, according to the government system, have high potential for abuse and no accepted medical use. The classification also stands in the way of federal funding for research into possible benefits of the drug.

1 million of the 2.3 million Americans have seizure conditions that do not respond to legal medications. 18 members of Congress have demanded  that the President remove marijuana from this list.

More than 100 families of children with epilepsy have moved to Colorado to obtain medical relief. Which is great for those that can afford it, and find jobs there.

Last year I called for President Obama to use his executive powers to reschedule Marijuana to recognize the nearly universally accepted medical uses, and some weasel apologist wrote in suggesting that this would violate some international treaty about drug control, (one the we forced on other nations.)  This is bull&%#.

When we have so many really complicated assaults to our humanity and well-being that we are unable to resolve, something like this ought to be a "no brainer." Earlier in the week, I read 89% of Americans now support access to medical marijuana under a doctors care.  What cruel &^%$**^ would not.  President Obama has the legal power to sign an executive order in one day to take marijuana  off of the Schedule 1 status that prevents even research. He needs no approval from congress to do this.

I'm growing similarly frustrated that our President has not pardoned most of the estimated 750,000 prisoners being held for non-violent drug crimes, after he himself has admitted he has tried marijuana.

And, before someone makes me angrier by writing in again to say, the president can not pardon state prisoners, let's see him pardon the federal ones, and appeal to compassion to the Governors to pardon state prisoners.

OK, if we want to get wonky and political, lets have him appoint a committee and have local wardens review all such prisoners and start compiling lists, and recommendations and start with the most straight forward 100,000 cases. But, have the list ready for a last minute legacy of justice and compassion before his term expires.

I believe in Indiana one can be find $5,000 and sentenced to one year in prison for possession of half of a gram of marijuana. This is just plan stupid. We have to many intractable problems to continue to waste time and humans lives being this stupid and lacking on compassion for our fellow human beings.

Sorry for getting angry, but his situation has been clear to me for 45 years, and I am hoping to see one bit of small progress before I die. And, if we don't have the courage to deal with his now, when will we?

How much longer will children need to suffer before we have the courage to do what we know is the right thing?  Sign an executive order President Obama, and lead the way forward.

Now!

Originally posted to HoundDog on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 07:34 PM PST.

Also republished by DKos Cannabis Law and Drug War Reform.

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  •  I read the title (8+ / 0-)

    and opened to comment with just a scan of the content.  Will go back and read but I have tears in my eyes now.  My son uses marijuana illegally to control his seizures.  I worry so much.  It is a miracle for him.  He is controlled and functional.  He doesn't need the medical card because he is working full time.  I am in the process of calling all the reps in Pa to tell them his story.  This will help. They are contemplating a marijuana bill...

    Everyone! Arms akimbo! 68351

    by tobendaro on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 07:50:12 PM PST

    •  My best wishes for both of you for health and well (6+ / 0-)

      being, tobendaro.

      Our society should not add to your challenges by having you live in fear of arrest, have to risk contaminates in an unregulated supply, have to consort with criminals to obtain medicine, and have to pay outrageous prices due to its illegality.

      Users and scientist have been aware for several decades now and many legitimate medical uses for marijuana in addition to controlling seizures - glaucoma, controlling nausea of cancer medication, appetite stimulation, etc, are just a few of the legitimate uses.

      We expect stupidity from the GOP who are open in their lack of respect for science. But what excuse do we Democrats have for not acting when we have the power to exercise compassion for so many who are suffering needlessly?

      I mean this rhetorically, as I can tell you already agree with me.

      Thank you and once again, Best wishes and prayers for both you and your son. Comments like yours keep me posting even when I'm tired and the hour is late.  

      The means is the ends in the process of becoming. - Mahatma Gandhi

      by HoundDog on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:00:46 PM PST

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    •  I wish your son would stop smoking cannabis (2+ / 0-)
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      He would receive far more relief from his symptoms if he would use a high CBD concentration tincture. Smoking anything has negative medical issues while the cannabinoids like CBD and THC are some of the most therapeutic and least toxic substances known. Why introduce the caustic chemicals in smoke to your medicine?

      Really don't mind if you sit this one out. My words but a whisper -- your deafness a SHOUT. I may make you feel but I can't make you think..Jethro Tull

      by RMForbes on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:37:31 PM PST

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      •  Weed is easy to get. (1+ / 0-)
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        Outside of MMJ states, tinctures (and high-CBD weed) are impossible to get (duh). So you get what you can get. Anyhow, he can vape if he wants to avoid smoke.

        •  That doesn't change the fact that smoking is the (1+ / 0-)
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          least healthy way to consume herbal cannabis. I would add a little of my homegrown bud to my breakfast everyday when I was in college to treat my testing anxiety which kept me from excelling in high school. Eating cannabis extends the medicinal effects hours longer without getting you stoned. Like you said, if you need quick shorter lived relief from symptoms a vaporizer is a far better choice and prices of vaporizers are very low now.

          Really don't mind if you sit this one out. My words but a whisper -- your deafness a SHOUT. I may make you feel but I can't make you think..Jethro Tull

          by RMForbes on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 09:05:37 AM PST

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      •  Why? (1+ / 0-)
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        Because it works and we can't get the tincture.  He was growing last year but it is very risky as he rents.  He did make some butter and was working on making other products to use it but the growing got to be too much.  It stunk up his apartment.  His meds did not allow him to work and he had to be on assistance all while being forced to look for work. He would take part time jobs that would then put him over the income line for Medicaid.  None of his jobs offered heath insurance until he quit the meds and began working with a concrete company.  Thanks to marijuana.  Of course the State is making matters worse by keeping it illegal and forcing him to smoke instead of using a better delivery system.

        Everyone! Arms akimbo! 68351

        by tobendaro on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 03:33:42 AM PST

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        •  re: forcing him to smoke...don't ask me how I know (2+ / 0-)
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          this, but, um... one of the things about smoking cigarettes & joints is the amount of paper that is inhaled...pipes, vaporizers, etc. avoid that. One thing I have never seen is a study comparing rolled vs. paperless smoking.
             Since we otherwise tend to avoid the smell of burning paper products, seems like that has to be part of any ill health apparently derived...

          We are all pupils in the eyes of God.

          by nuclear winter solstice on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 04:52:51 AM PST

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        •  Vaporizers are getting very inexpensive now (0+ / 0-)

          and very small. Smoking anything stinks up the apartment too. Vaporizers don't.

          As far as your State laws go, get active and change minds one person at a time. When my mother began using herbal cannabis to treat her chronic pain from fibromyalgia and rheumatoid arthritis she changed the minds of her friends at the senior center where she volunteers every Wednesday. This is how we fight the propaganda created decades ago around the mythology of marijuana.

          Really don't mind if you sit this one out. My words but a whisper -- your deafness a SHOUT. I may make you feel but I can't make you think..Jethro Tull

          by RMForbes on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 09:25:25 AM PST

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  •  5% of the worlds population... (7+ / 0-)

    25% of the worlds prisoners. Great statistic for the worlds supposedly, freest nation. And, most of those are non-violent drug offenders. It's way past time to change things. As you said...

    Sorry for getting angry, but this situation has been clear to me for 45 years, and I am hoping to see one bit of small progress before I die. And, if we don't have the courage to deal with his now, when will we?
    I couldn't agree more!!!
    •  Apparently, we have over 2% of our population in (6+ / 0-)

      prison which is the highest of any country in the world.

      This not only makes me furious, but also so sad for the broken lives of so many.

      And, makes me feel like we live in a savage and primitive country after growing up being sold a pack of lies about us being "the home of the brave and land of the free," and where Superman would live if he came from a distant planet.

      We better hope Superman or some other great power of justice does come down to save our planet from evil because he might just beat the crap out of the whole lot of us, and we very well may deserve it.

      Again, I'm sorry for losing my temper, but this outrage is unimaginable. This is especially galling for me personally after the thousands of hours I've worked to get this current group of Democrats, including our President elected on the presumption that we were bringing a higher progressive and liberal wisdom to our political governance.

      I still believe that, but our time may be running out. Some tell us we may even lose control of the Senate in 9 months.

      Let's not dilly-dally around, waiting for what?  Let's do the maximum good while we have the power, for we know not what greater oppression lies ahead.

      The means is the ends in the process of becoming. - Mahatma Gandhi

      by HoundDog on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:06:53 PM PST

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  •  Here's an interesting interview (3+ / 0-)
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    with Alan Shackelford regarding this on national radio in New Zealand.
    http://podcast.radionz.co.nz/...

    'A civilization flourishes when people plant trees under whose shade they will never sit' Greek Proverb

    by janis b on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:11:05 PM PST

    •  Starts at 8 minutes into the podcast (3+ / 0-)
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      'A civilization flourishes when people plant trees under whose shade they will never sit' Greek Proverb

      by janis b on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:14:14 PM PST

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      •  Thanks janis B. I'm going to have to check this (3+ / 0-)
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        out in the morning, as my S.O. and I are in a small hotel room now in Florida and she's trying to sleep and getting annoyed at all the noise I'm making.

        May I share with you a personal note?

        Last night after we check in and started going to sleep, I could swear I heard Eric Clapton's "In The Way That You Use It" playing from the room above us.

        With so many unfamiliar noises, such as the air conditioner, traffic and strange low frequency rumbles I couldn't be sure, in addition to my BiPap machine.  

        But, then it continued all night. I though, well maybe the fellow fell asleep with his music on auto-repeat. Just barely on the threshold of human hearing.

        I'm not on any medications that should cause this.

        I've read about hypnogogia, pareidolia, and apophenia.  There is also some other word from the DSM-IV, I can't remember but is used to diagnose psychosis when one hears voices in the wind that are not here. I hope I'm okay.

        I finally looked up a link to Eric Clapton's great song, which has not particular personal significance. I've always loved Clapton and sometimes amuse myself by thinking of who was the greatest rock guitarist of all time, Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page, Stevie Ray Vaughn, etc.

        Whatever, I'm about to go to sleep so I'll let you know if I'm still sane, or at least roaming freely about Florida, tomorrow.  

        http://www.youtube.com/...

        The means is the ends in the process of becoming. - Mahatma Gandhi

        by HoundDog on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:36:02 PM PST

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        •  Sleep well (3+ / 0-)
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          and thanks for the reference to Eric Clapton.
          By the way, when I chose my sig line I was trying to decide between the one I chose and the one you chose.

          'A civilization flourishes when people plant trees under whose shade they will never sit' Greek Proverb

          by janis b on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:43:58 PM PST

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          •  Maybe we should trade,, I like your's a lot too. (1+ / 0-)
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            I'm getting to the age that I'm beginning to accept the fact that most of the social change I'm advocating is not going to be achieved in my lifetime.

            Sadly, I'm sort of worried that, in some ways, we might even be backsliding. For example, with a woman's right to choose.

            And, the ranking of the U.S. educational status relative to he rest of the world.

            The world must be astonished and saddened to discover we have about 30% of our population that seem to want to take us back to the good old days of the dark ages.

            The means is the ends in the process of becoming. - Mahatma Gandhi

            by HoundDog on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 09:38:07 PM PST

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            •  Nice to know that we can share them (1+ / 0-)
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              I trust that as long as those principles guide you, all those you are close to and in contact with will benefit, and in some way the world will be better than you fear.

              'A civilization flourishes when people plant trees under whose shade they will never sit' Greek Proverb

              by janis b on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 09:44:12 PM PST

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              •  Thank you for your positive sentiments. It (1+ / 0-)
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                certainly seems to be working for you.

                I need to work order on my spiritual condition.

                I developed a lot of anger over "injustices," and tragedies that occurred during an unnecessarily destructive divorce an ten year custody battle, along with some health issues, including major clinical depression that cost me my house, lifetime assets, companies, and career I had worked like beaver to create over several decades.

                I've resolved a lot of the anger, but not recovered from, an overcome some of the economic and social side effects.

                I fear that I may be reincarnated as a frog, unless I magically pull a "karmic miracle" out of a hat. Something, historically, I've been fairly good at in the past. But, maybe now am too old. Sometimes now I have to concentrate just to remember which way is spiritually and compassionately up.

                And, I'm enjoying writing about Governor Christie's scandalous behavior way too much.

                It's pretty clear that I'm suffering from some heavy duty projection issues, and probably also unresolved issues with my father, and fighting against symbols of power, the source of which is centered deeply within my being, but I can't help but still externalize.

                Oh well, I seem to be stuck in a spiritual "holding pattern" at some obviously low levels, but I am also having fun and greatly sharpening my powers of concentration with regard to verbal and communication capabilities which might eventually contribute to some good and noble causes, if I can learn to better resist the "dark side," and find away to contribute to purer, more constructive, and compassion causes.

                Time will tell.

                Cheers and best wishes fellow traveler.

                Thank you, you've help brighten my day and reminded me of an important glimmer of goodness, I had forgotten about.

                The means is the ends in the process of becoming. - Mahatma Gandhi

                by HoundDog on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 10:44:20 PM PST

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  •  President Obama could sign an executive order (3+ / 0-)
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    today but nothing would not happen as you think. The prohibitionists in Congress have had over 40 years to make it impossible for a "stoner" President to undo their maze of federal laws against the cannabis genus of plants. First of all, marijuana is not even a drug...it's a slang term created to villianize cannabis plants. The only reason marijuana is in Schedule I is to confuse the debate. It's only a rhetorical device.

    The science is already in on the medicinal benefits of the more than 80 cannabinoid drugs found in cannabis resins. However, when in 2010 the FDA approved both synthetic and organic THC for medical use in pharmaceuticals so that Big Pharma could sell their Marinol and Sativex in US markets, the DEA moved synthetic THC to Schedule III but organic THC remained in Schedule I. The DEA actually has ultimate control over the scheduling process and not the President.

    This whole idea that any President could reschedule marijuana with an Executive Order is both a complete misunderstanding of what marijuana actually is and how our government bureaucracy works.

    Really don't mind if you sit this one out. My words but a whisper -- your deafness a SHOUT. I may make you feel but I can't make you think..Jethro Tull

    by RMForbes on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:24:20 PM PST

    •  I still think he should do it as a symbollic act. (5+ / 0-)

      The DEA us under the Department of Justice, which is part of the Executive Branch. If President Obama called Attorney General Eric Holder into his office, along with the House and Senate leaders he could make this happen if he wanted to.

      Anyone who doesn't think President Obama couldn't make this happen if he wanted to doesn't understand the awesome power of the President.  And, President Obama's rhetorical skill when he is fired up.

      If he chose to turn on his "fierce urgency of now powers," he could make this happen in his term, and I stand behind my call for him to do so.

      The means is the ends in the process of becoming. - Mahatma Gandhi

      by HoundDog on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:40:25 PM PST

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      •  And, leave it to congress to pick up the chips and (3+ / 0-)
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        details.

        Spending another decade of needless damage to the lives of our children and adults is worth rocking the boat a little.

        And, by comparison to our problems in the Middle East, nuclear proliferation, widespread inequality, this problem is trivial.

        The means is the ends in the process of becoming. - Mahatma Gandhi

        by HoundDog on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:42:11 PM PST

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        •  Actually, once this federal prohibition against (3+ / 0-)

          all the uses of the cannabis genus of plants finally falls apart there will be a new cannabis economy created that will be far more decentralized. There is far more to cannabis than smoking it recreationally or even the many medicinal uses. There are over 50,000 products that can be made better, greener and less expensive from cannabis hemp cellulose, short fiber pulp and hemp seeds.

          Once our farmers are allowed to grow hemp as a normal rotation crop there will be new local factories and cottage style industries that will grow right alongside the hemp in the fields. This could easily create a trillion dollar a year cash crop and produce millions of good green living wage jobs all across America. This will rebuild our manufacturing sector and rebuild our domestic economy.  

          Really don't mind if you sit this one out. My words but a whisper -- your deafness a SHOUT. I may make you feel but I can't make you think..Jethro Tull

          by RMForbes on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 09:00:50 PM PST

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          •  I hope so. But, do not be surprised if Congress (0+ / 0-)

            intervenes and give a national monopoly to Phillup Morris and the other cigarette companies.  Or, requires producers and distributors to post a  $250,000,000 bond, effectively limited the industry to tobacco and alcohol mega-corporations.

            The means is the ends in the process of becoming. - Mahatma Gandhi

            by HoundDog on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 09:40:40 PM PST

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            •  Even if they tried, it would not work (1+ / 0-)
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              I seriously doubt if Phillip Morris would be interested in hemp crops which are easy to grow in large mono-crop tracks but worthless in the recreational or medicinal markets. Producing herbal cannabis on the other hand is quite labor intensive and requires significant skill. What might happen is that these big corporations will become middlemen between growers and consumers but they would be working at a disadvantage in local markets close to the growers.

              Growers would be far more likely to band together in local associations and co-ops to take the place of these large corporations to take care of their distribution, marketing and legal compliance issues. Medicinal cannabis growers are already banding together, this is only natural.  

              Really don't mind if you sit this one out. My words but a whisper -- your deafness a SHOUT. I may make you feel but I can't make you think..Jethro Tull

              by RMForbes on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 09:55:43 AM PST

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      •  I would rather he disbanded the DEA first (3+ / 0-)
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        Then his Executive Order would have some real meaning.

        Really don't mind if you sit this one out. My words but a whisper -- your deafness a SHOUT. I may make you feel but I can't make you think..Jethro Tull

        by RMForbes on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:42:57 PM PST

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        •  Well, that would be even better RM. The DEA is (4+ / 0-)

          not just a waste of money, but it is causing more harm to our country and our people than drugs.

          I'm not denying drugs cause untold damage to many people. I think we ought to deal with his problems with mental health, social service, and other rehab programs for those suffering from addiction.

          Using the police and military are the wrong interventions.

          America's demand for illegal drugs has also empowered criminal gangs in other countries to such an extent that they have corrupted the governments, perhaps, beyond repair.

          I'm now convinced beyond any doubt that there is no evil on earth that can not be made worse by good intentions, poorly thought out.

          The means is the ends in the process of becoming. - Mahatma Gandhi

          by HoundDog on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:52:58 PM PST

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          •  Agreed, criminalization creates illicit markets (1+ / 0-)
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            with their associated violence and corruption of government agencies and agents. Decriminalizing use and abuse of these substances and treating them only as a medical issue has been proven to be far more effective than the direction we have pursued over the last few decades.  

            Really don't mind if you sit this one out. My words but a whisper -- your deafness a SHOUT. I may make you feel but I can't make you think..Jethro Tull

            by RMForbes on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 09:11:24 PM PST

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  •  There is so much (3+ / 0-)

    marijuana can do for people. Detractors call it anecdotal and dismiss it, but once I person sees it help someone they care about they tend to support it.

    I live in one of those state where the horse has left the barn already. There are other problems that must be dealt with.

    While it has been legal to use for over ten years here the medical community has treated it as a joke.
    Many doctors refuse to prescribe it  under any circumstance. People are routinely denied organ transplants and sentenced to death because they used medical marijuana. I know this because my husband was one of those.

    The police have regularly performed raids on medical marijuana patients here, hauling them in locking them up and even denying them other medications, forcing them to defend themselves in court over and over.

    Some people I know are afraid to get the required card to be legal.

    We now have totally marijuana for recreational use yet my own county is so brainwashed by the anti folks they are refusing to allow the licenses for legal growing or sale.

    The writing is on the wall and I believe we will soon see it totally legal all down the west coast. But we will be left to deal with the attitudes that make it equally hard to move forward.

    It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is not what he has -Henry Ward Beecher

    by PSWaterspirit on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:32:05 PM PST

    •  I know PSWaterspirit. I'm sorry to hear of your (2+ / 0-)
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      husband.

      This stupidity, waste of resources, and lack of compassion has gone on long enough.  

      Let's demand our political leaders have courage and stop dilly-dallying and hiding behind lame excuses.

      The means is the ends in the process of becoming. - Mahatma Gandhi

      by HoundDog on Thu Feb 20, 2014 at 08:43:59 PM PST

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  •  Has there been any good research (1+ / 0-)
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    done in other countries? Not just about seizure disorders, but about marijuana in general? I'd like to know more, but it is hard to find information that is not agenda driven.

    I have read in various places that smoking pot is less dangerous than smoking tobacco, but what is the basis for that? How much less dangerous? Is it okay for people with emphysema or COPD to smoke marijuana?

    What about secondhand smoke?

    I have no horse in this race.

  •  after he himself has admitted he has tried marijua (2+ / 0-)
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    "...after he himself has admitted he has tried marijuana..."

    Yes, I was shocked, shocked- I tell ya! To actually admit to prior criminal activity when so many otherwise innocent people are languishing in prison for something like that??? (Even Big Bill C. pretended he didn't do it right- next time Bill if you're not going to inhale, pass it to the left please.) That takes guts, and should be followed up by a change in the law and a re-evaluation of who's in the prison system, unless perhaps he'd like to join them? Maybe he could go have a press conference standing in a prison and say he would like to walk it all back.

    Personally, I ran for office in 2008 on a platform of: way beyond medical marijuana, can we please have freedom for all, or else send everybody to the doctor to get an Rx for their cigarettes and alcohol and write up a DNR for when they start to die from these substances which are far more detrimental to human health with far less medical value.

    That's my story & I'm sticking to it. Glad to see the science is finally leaking out the edges of the cover-up and into the light of day.

    We are all pupils in the eyes of God.

    by nuclear winter solstice on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 04:47:13 AM PST

    •  I would have voted for you. Still will. Let me (1+ / 0-)
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      know if I can every support you campaign or causes in any way.

      I'm in favor of pretty much all the progressive and good things, and pretty much opposes to all the regressive and bad things.

      I like to keep life simple.

      The means is the ends in the process of becoming. - Mahatma Gandhi

      by HoundDog on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 12:15:47 PM PST

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  •  Watch the video about Charlotte' Web and (1+ / 0-)
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    If you still think the President should not act you must be be an Obamabot.

    I'm in the Henry Wallace part of the Democratic Party.

    by CTDemoFarmer on Fri Feb 21, 2014 at 09:19:33 AM PST

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