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China’s fentanyl crackdown could curb overdoses here

China’s fentanyl crackdown could curb overdoses here

A crackdown on production of the dangerous synthetic opioid fentanyl half a world away could be good news for drug enforcement officers on the streets of Navarre. Chinese President Xi Jinping announced in a press conference April 1 that the country would be outlawing the production of all types of fentanyl. Read the full article […]

Gaetz sponsors bill to expand medical marijuana research

Gaetz sponsors bill to expand medical marijuana research

In an effort to expand federal research into medical marijuana, U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz has proposed legislation to promote and protect that research. The Medical Cannabis Research Act of 2018 (H.R. 5634) was introduced April 26 and taken up by the House Judiciary Committee. Co-sponsoring Gaetz’s bill are 30 other Congress members from states across […]