Doug McVay Reports: Oregon gets to vote on marijuana legalization, the House Judiciary Task Force on Prison Overcrowding holds its final hearing of the session, and we hear about the Summer Reading Assignment.
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Sun - Doug McVay re House bill to allow banking for cannabis shops
Doug McVay reporting this week: The White House released its new annual drug strategy report so we hear from ONDCP Acting Director Michael Botticelli, plus NIDA Director Nora Volkow on heroin and prescription drugs.
Doug McVay report: This week: research into medical cannabis and PTSD among veterans stymied, the CDC raises an alarm over prescription drug use, and we look at pain management for our nation's military.
Sun - Doug McVay: report on UNODC, 200,000 drug deaths per year
Sat - Doug McVay report on Global Day of Action Against War On Drugs
Doug McVay: Part 1 of our coverage of the June 26 Global Day of Action Against the Drug War, UN releases its world drug report, an Oregon update, plus we kick Dick Nixon around a little.
Doug Mcvay reports: Florida gets limited medical cannabis, the drug truth summer reading assignment about to get underway, and Oregon hopes to vote on marijuana legalization.
Mon - W. African commission report: drug war undermines justice, with Doug McVay
Mon - USDA informs state of Georgia that use of illegal drugs does not deny welfare benefits
Doug Mcvay reports on Georgia attempt to urine test for welfare & European Union report on addiction
Tue - Doug McVay: US Representatives debate on defunding DEA, with Rep Fleming, Rep Rohrbacher
Doug McVay report: This week: the House of Representatives tries to block DEA raids on state-legal medical cannabis facilities, and New York's State Senate tries to address heroin use.
Doug McVay reports on The House Foreign Affairs Committee talks about the future of US-Mexico relations, and Openvape replaces its drug testing program with impairment testing
Wed - Zenia Gilig & Heather Burke re Federal challenge to marijuana laws
Tue - CA Fed Judge to consider declaring cannabis laws unconstitutional
Mon - Doug McVay: Congressional hearing with H.Wesley Clark Dir of Substance Abuse and Treatment
Doug McVay with more from the Patients Out of Time clinical cannabis therapeutics conference; Senate Narcotics Caucus looks at heroin and other opiate use; and Minnesota passes a limited medical cannabis bill.
Thu - Doug McVay re urine testing in paraphernalia industry
Sun - Doug McVay report: heroin panic is over hyped
Sat - Doug McVay report on House hearing with AG Holder 3/3
Tue - Doug McVay report on House hearing with AG Holder 2/3
Mon - Doug McVay report on House hearing with AG Holder and Rep Mario Diaz-Balart
Mon - Doug McVay reports on Eric Holder facing down the lion of legal weed
Mon - Doug McVay report on effect of medical marijuana laws on crime statistics.
Doug McVay report: Part three of our coverage of the UN's Commission on Narcotic Drugs 57th annual session.
DTN reporter Doug McVay summarizes The Commission on Narcotic Drugs situation which is holding its 57th annual session this
week in Vienna. Featuring audio from Eliot Albers of INPUD, Allison Crocket of UNAIDS, and Russell Brand!
Sun - Doug McVay on UN High Commission on human rights report
Tue - Doug McVay report on UN conference in Vienna 2/2
Mon - Doug McVay report on UN conference in Vienna 1/2
Doug McVay reports on the 57th annual session of the United Nations' Commission on Narcotic Drugs in Vienna.
Sun - Doug McVay retrospect on Olympics & drug policy in Russia
Sat - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: report on Tricky Dick Nixon & his drug war legacy
Mon - Drug McVay report from Monitoring the Future
Wed - Doug McVay report: Narco deforestation has major impact on environment
Mon - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts re decrease is US prison population
Wed - Doug McVay report on racial disparity in drug war
Wed - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts, are less people getting locked up?
Mon - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts reports on Nora Valkow of NIDA's tall tales
Fri - Doug McVay reports on new Monitoring the Future release
Century of Lies for December 15 2013, guest host Doug McVay, editor of Drug War Facts. This week's show features audio from the White House's drug policy conference, banking reforms for the US marijuana industry, and marijuana legalization news from Uruguay.
Mon - Doug McVay report on SAMHSA drug warnings.
Sun - Doug McVay report on DPA panel with Ethan Nadelmann and Neill Franklin
Sat - Doug McVay report on drug war news in Colorado
Doug McVay reports: Medical marijuana facilities raided in Denver and Boulder, CO.
Discussion about marijuana reform from DPA Reform conference in CO last month featuring Graham Boyd, Rob Kampia, Neill Franklin, and others. Drug testing report released by Quest Diagnostics. New National Drug Treat Assessment from DEA
Tue - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts re naloxone can prevent OD's which are still on the rise
Thu - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts report on new drug Krokidil that eats users from inside
Sun - Doug McVay of DrugWarFacts.org report on British Med Journal: "drug prohibition a global failure"
Thu - Doug McVay of CSDP re Canadian use of heroin in treatment
Mon - Doug McVay of Drug War Facts: New FBI drug arrest report