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Drug off the banned list

The Courier Reports that a drug derived from cannabis has been removed from the banned list. The drug, known as cannabidiol(CBD), was rescheduled by the Therapeutic Goods Administration due to anticonvulsant properties and is to be in effect from 1/06/2015.

 

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Secrets of Mexico's Drug War

The arrest of Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'el Chapo' Guzman in February 2014 was hailed as a victory in America's war on drugs, but the truth behind the capture could be just another murky chapter in the scandal-ridden history of US involvement in Latin America and the Mexican drug wars.

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Medical cannabis: Queensland, Victoria and New South Wales join forces on cannabis oil in medical trials

The Queensland and Victorian state governments have joined forces with New South Wales to take part in medicinal cannabis clinical trials.

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Drug off the banned list

The Courier Reports that a drug derived from cannabis has been removed from the banned list. The drug, known as cannabidiol(CBD), was rescheduled by the Therapeutic Goods Administration due to anticonvulsant properties and is to be in effect from 1/06/2015.

 

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Secrets of Mexico's Drug War

The arrest of Mexican drug lord Joaquin 'el Chapo' Guzman in February 2014 was hailed as a victory in America's war on drugs, but the truth behind the capture could be just another murky chapter in the scandal-ridden history of US involvement in Latin America and the Mexican drug wars.

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Medical cannabis: Queensland, Victoria and New South Wales join forces on cannabis oil in medical trials

The Queensland and Victorian state governments have joined forces with New South Wales to take part in medicinal cannabis clinical trials.

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Drug off the banned list

The Courier Reports that a drug derived from cannabis has been removed from the banned list. The drug, known as cannabidiol(CBD), was rescheduled by the Therapeutic Goods Administration due to anticonvulsant properties and is to be in effect from 1/06/2015.

 

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Bali Nine; Ben Quilty and Myuran Sukumaran's unlikely friendship

Tuesday 13 January 2015 2:14PM

James Bourne (ABC)

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Two Burma Army troops killed, two injured in fighting with Ta’ang Army

Two Burma Army troops were killed and two seriously injured during fighting with the Ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA) in Kyawkme township, northern Shan State on April 7.

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The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think

It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned -- and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we have been told a story about addiction by our teachers and by our governments. This story is so deeply ingrained in our minds that we take it for granted. It seems obvious.

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