Testimony on Medical Marijuana

There is a concerted effort to pass legislation in every state either as “marijuana as a medicine” or the outright legalization and taxation of marijuana as revenue. The following testimony was give by Susie Dugan, Former Executive Director of Pride-Omaha, Nebraska. ——————————————————————————– Drug Watch International Susie Dugan Iowa Board of … Continue reading

Why We Should Not Legalize Marijuana

By Dr. Robert L. DuPont Partner, Bensinger DuPont and Associates Ex-President, Institute for Behavior and Health Ex-Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse Contrary to the beliefs of those who advocate the legalization of marijuana, the current balanced, restrictive, and bipartisan drug policies of the United States are working reasonably well … Continue reading

Facts You Need to Know About Addiction

Alcohol: One quarter of all emergency room admissions, one-third of all suicides, and more than half of all homicides and incidents of domestic violence are alcohol related. (“Sobering Facts on the Dangers of Alcohol,” NY Newsday, April 24, 2002.)(1) People who begin drinking bwefore age 15 are four times more … Continue reading