With cannabis legalization in the national spotlight, substance use and drug policy are main concerns in the U.S. According to a recent RAND Corporation report, American’s spending on illicit drugs has reached nearly $150 billion. In an attempt to help policymakers understand what is happening in substance markets, the study reported on estimates of: the number of … [Read more...] about Americans Are Spending Nearly $150 Billion on Illicit Drugs Each Year
It’s no secret that North America and China often bump heads on any given topic, but this time cannabis is at the center of attention. Beijing's leading drug enforcement body announced a “new threat to China,” relating to a spike in the amount of drugs smuggled into the country. China has pointed fingers at the U.S. and Canada, and their legalization (albeit partial) of … [Read more...] about Is Legalization of Weed in North America a “Threat” to China?