February 25, 2014 3:21 pm
When it comes to public opinion, it’s becoming clear that anti-pot crusaders are losing the battle and over a dozen more states are considering legalization measures right now.
February 21, 2014 2:40 pm
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics decided not to bill the state for the 15 abortions it had performed as of mid-February.
January 24, 2014 2:02 pm
Eyes today focus on a Fort Worth courtroom that finds itself at the intersection of a family’s desire and Texas law as the fate of a brain-dead woman and the status of her fetus are debated.
January 21, 2014 1:01 pm
With a majority of Americans now in favor marijuana legalization, President Barack Obama is now saying weed is no more dangerous to individuals’ health than alcohol.
January 6, 2014 4:55 pm
The desire to discourage is all too easily transmuted into the desire to criminalize, just as the desire to encourage metastasizes into the desire to mandate.
November 11, 2013 2:37 pm
The marijuana that Brandon Coats smokes under a doctor’s supervision helps calm muscle spasms stemming from a car accident that left him a quadriplegic. It also cost him his job.
August 19, 2013 2:16 pm
New Zealand’s plan to regulate designer drugs is better than trying to ban them and failing.
May 24, 2013 4:48 pm
Apparently, fast food frequenters have no idea how many calories they’re ordering up at the counter.
April 22, 2013 12:53 pm
No one under 21 would be able to buy cigarettes in New York City, under a new proposal announced Monday that marks the latest in a decade of moves to crack down on smoking in the nation’s largest city.
April 9, 2013 4:23 pm
Strict school lunch standards that are similar to new regulations from the U.S. government may be tied to healthier body weights among students, according to a new study.