Monthly Archives: July 2015

NIDA Director Says Cannabidiol Is A “Safe Drug”

by Paul Armentano, NORML Deputy Director The director of the US National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), Nora Volkow, believes that cannabidiol (CBD) – a nonpsychotropic cannabinoid – is “a safe drug with no addictive effects.” Volkow made the comments

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Organ Transplant Anti-Discrimination Bill Becomes California Law

h/t CANORML California Governor Jerry Brown has signed Assembly Bill 258 (Levine), to end discrimination against medical marijuana patients who need organ transplants. The bill was sponsored by Americans for Safe Access, and also endorsed by California NORML. While most

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‘Bad News’ from mayor: Crime soars 12.7% in L.A.

All the more reason for LAPD to leave medical marijuana collectives alone and focus on more important matters like actual crime!

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