With US states decriminalising the use even of hard drugs, and legalising the recreational use of cannabis, this could be the beginning of the end for drug prohibition. Is that a good thing?
If the situation worsens, Sisolak says it would be targeted at high-risk settings: prohibition of indoor dining, bars, closures of gyms and fitness facilities and "severe restrictions on gathering sizes."
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The federal government maintains that denying Canadians with debilitating mental illnesses the right to medically assisted death is simply a matter of continuing a prohibition that already exists in the law.
Facebook SAID they would enforce their prohibition on misinformation about voting methods against Trump. Instead they are doing this. Which is actually worse than doing nothing, IMO.
Now is the time to remove the ridiculous federal prohibition on marijuana. I'm proud to co-sponsor the Marijuana Justice Act.
In my view, it is long past time that we in the United States end the federal prohibition on marijuana. Now is the time to decriminalize marijuana and expunge criminal records associated with the drug.
It is Congress, not the president, which has the constitutional responsibility for making war. The international community must uphold the prohibition against the use of chemical weapons, but it is unclear how Trump's illegal and unauthorized strikes on Syria achieve that goal.