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Cannabinoid receptors involved in placebo analgesia. Placebo analgesia is mediated by both opioid and nonopioid mechanisms, but so far nothing is known about the nonopioid component. Here we show that the specific CB1 cannabinoid receptor antagonist 5-(4-chlorophenyl)-1-(2,4-dichloro-phenyl)-4-methyl-N-(piperidin-1-yl)-1H-pyrazole-3-carboxamide (rimonabant or SR141716) blocks nonopioid placebo analgesic responses but has no effect on opioid placebo responses. These findings […]

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by thivierr An Inconvenient Truth: It Is Time to Go Green, Ganja-Green             The words “Marijuana is bad” echo throughout my memories of the publicly provided K-12 education I received.  It seemed as if guidance counselors were kept on staff (and paid a salary) merely to repeat that message to anyone within listening distance.  In […]

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This is the second and final reprint of a story about hemp legalization from the Mt. Sterling Advocate.  This story ran on September 22.  It is the Advocate’s property, and it is reprinted, as received, with special permission. Future of hemp: Officials weigh in on weather [sic] they support legalization By Afton Fairchild Advocate staff […]

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by Joost Wiskerke, Nicky Stoop, Dustin Schetters, Anton N. M. Schoffelmeer, Tommy Pattij It is well known that acute challenges with psychostimulants such as amphetamine affect impulsive behavior. We here studied the pharmacology underlying the effects of amphetamine in two rat models of impulsivity, the 5-choice serial reaction time task (5-CSRTT) and the delayed reward […]

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INTEL SOURCE LINK: Activist Post Wiki Image Steve Elliott Toke of the Town Jamison Arend of Minnesota won a groundbreaking religious exemption to being drug-tested for marijuana during his probation It’s not very widely known. But in a groundbreaking case, at least one American citizen, a licensed Rastafarian minister in Minnesota, has been openly smoking […]

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Federal prosecutors announced an aggressive crackdown against California pot dispensaries Friday, vowing to shut down dozens of growing and sales operations and saying that the worst offenders are using the cover of medical marijuana to act as storefront drug dealers. Officials described it as the first coordinated statewide offensive against marijuana dealers and suppliers who […]

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SACRAMENTO (CBS SF) – Federal prosecutors in California announced a full-court-press crackdown on the state’s commercial marijuana industry Friday, saying they will not allow large-scale, for-profit enterprises in the name of medical marijuana. The federal law enforcement effort was announced in a news conference in Sacramento by the four regional U.S. attorneys in the state, […]

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