Posts Tagged ‘debates’
RI General Assembly debates modifications of medical-marijuana law
Measures in House and Senate aim to close “loopholes,” protect providers and medical personnel
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MPP’s Aaron Smith appears on CNBC debating prohibitionist spokeswoman Calvina Fay about the merits of TaxCannabis 2010, the initiative to tax and regulate marijuana in a manner similar to alcohol. 03/25/2010
· Deaths per year resulting from alcohol: 100000 · Deaths per year resulting from tobacco: 430000 · Deaths per year resulting from aspirin: 180- 1000 · Deaths per year resulting from legal drugs: 106000 · Deaths that have ever occurred in direct result of Cannabis: 0 (that’s right zero)
California is facing a massive budget shortfall and some are proposing filling the gap with revenues from the state’s biggest cash crop: Marijuana. There is increasing debate on legalising and taxing the drug. Al Jazeera’s Rachel Levin reports.