Dec 15 2004

AlterNet: DrugReporter: Fear and Hope at the Supreme Court

Posted by J. Craig Canada in angel raich, ben rice, Medical Marijuana, Santa Cruz, wamm

AlterNet: DrugReporter: Fear and Hope at the Supreme Court Fear and Hope at the Supreme Court By Ben Rice, AlterNetPosted on December 14, 2004, Printed on December 15, 2004http://www.alternet.org/story/20755/ At the end of November, I traveled to Washington, D.C., to attend the Supreme Court hearing in which the legal fate of WAMM, the 8-year-old Santa Continue reading →

Dec 15 2004

Boston.com / News / Local / Mass. / No room to grow

Posted by J. Craig Canada in cultivation, lyle craker, research

Boston.com / News / Local / Mass. / No room to grow EILEEN MCNAMARA No room to grow The Boston GlobeBy Eileen McNamara, Globe ColumnistDecember 15, 2004 Professor Lyle E. Craker teaches his students that what we know of the medicinal benefits of plants comes from tradition, myth, and science and that, of these, science Continue reading →

Dec 15 2004

U.S. puts brake on ‘pot’ studies

Posted by J. Craig Canada in cultivation, lyle craker, research

U.S. puts brake on ‘pot’ studies U.S. puts brake on ‘pot’ studies Wednesday, December 15, 2004By HOLLY ANGELOhangelo@repub.com AMHERST – Lyle E. Craker’s plans to grow marijuana in his University of Massachusetts laboratory to be used for medicinal studies have been put on indefinite hold by the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. Craker filed an application Continue reading →

Dec 12 2004

Herald.com | 12/11/2004 | The politics of using marijuana as medicine

Posted by J. Craig Canada in angel raich, Medical Marijuana, States Rights

The LA Times | 12/1/2004 | The politics of using marijuana as medicine The politics of using marijuana as medicine BY PATT MORRISONpatt.morrison@latimes.com Guess which one of the following remarks — all made by Supreme Court justices during last week’s arguments about California’s medical marijuana law — was uttered by the Supreme from the Golden Continue reading →