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The Health 202: Jerry Brown vetoes bill to allow nation's first safe injection site

Jerry Brown’s veto of a bill that would have allowed San Francisco to open the nation’s first sanctioned safe injection site ... would allow users a space to use illegal drugs with clean instruments ... read more

Marijuana Legalization

Marijuana Policy New York State Assembly Holds Hearing on Marijuana Legalization. Four legislative committees held a joint hearing on marijuana legalization in Albany Tuesday. The hearing covered how ... read more

Candidates Oppose Safe Injection Sites to Get an Edge Over the Other

In the race to represent the 177th District, which includes Philadelphia, both Democrat Joe Hohenstein and Republican Patty-Pat Kozlowski want voters to know that they're strongly opposed to ... read more

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The Health 202: The Trump administration's refugee policy is dismantling the infrastructure that cares for them

The Health 202 has written about the push for safe injection sites in various cities, some styled after an existing site in Canada. In California, outgoing Gov. Jerry Brown (D) vetoed a bill that ... read more


Russia vetoes plans for MH17 international tribunal

David Cameron has warned that Russia must not 'stand in the way of justice' after it vetoed plans for an international tribunal ... is protecting the perpetrators of the atrocity. Western nations ... read more

What Can I Say about Heat Waves? Heat Waves (5)

I don’t usually write about my own research, but this paper poses some interesting challenges to think about heat, heat waves, climate change and public health. Or I might say ... we had two planned ... read more

Criminal Justice

Jerry Brown (D) has signed into law Senate Bill 1294, the Cannabis Equity Act. The law aims to reverse some of the damaging impacts marijuana prohibition has had on people from disadvantaged ... read more

Governor Jerry Brown protects patients by vetoing California's right-to-try bill

"Right-to-try" laws, as I pointed out when I first ... try bill (AB 159) introduced in California, and it seemed to be happening, with the bill passing the legislature with relative ease. Then ... read more

Republican Leaders Sneak Support for Yemen War Into Farm Bill Vote: Reason Roundup

The resolution attached to the farm bill says that the Congressional part of the War Powers Resolution "shall not apply during the remainder of the One Hundred Fifteenth Congress to a concurrent ... read more

Denver is latest city pushing for 1st US drug injection site

DENVER (AP) - Despite federal opposition, Denver is trying again to become what could be the first U.S. city ... but Gov. Jerry Brown vetoed it in September. A private nonprofit is raising money for a ... read more

The year on drugs: Here are 8 big drug policy stories of 2018

At the state level, California, Colorado, Missouri, and New York all saw safe injection site bills filed. Only the bill in California made it out of the legislature, but to the great frustration of ... read more

It seemed a little apocalyptic: Climate Case Study

What struck me first was that all of this rain was not very far east of where the tornadoes had struck the day before. I immediately thought of the jet stream and the blogs I’ve written on the ... read more



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