The legalization of marijuana by Colorado and Washington State is a first for drug policy and represents the escalation of state-federal conflicts over hot-button issues. As public opinion becomes increasingly at odds with federal marijuana law, are there win-win solutions? Brookings scholars and other experts look for sustainable, sensible paths forward.
REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi - Rows of Cannabis plants are seen in a state-owned agricultural farm in Rovigo, about 60 km (40 miles) from Venice, September 22, 2014. Italy legalised marijuana for medical use last year, but the high cost of buying legal pot in a pharmacy meant few people signed up. Starting next year, a high-security lab in a military compound in Florence will grow cannabis for Italy's health care system in an experiment the government says could bring safe, legal and affordable marijuana to suffering patients.
Nevada has a duty to prep for legal pot
March 23, 2015, John Hudak
Nevadans will vote on the legalization of marijuana in 2016. In this post, John Hudak argues this is a historic public policy decision that Nevada has an opportunity to prepare administratively for recreational marijuana.
March 4, 2015, John Hudak
February 20, 2015
Interview | This is America & the World
February 19, 2015, Harold Trinkunas
February 13, 2015, John Hudak and Grace Wallack
January 29, 2015, Jason Tama
January 8, 2015, John Hudak
December 24, 2014, John Hudak
December 11, 2014, John Hudak
November 5, 2014, Philip A. Wallach and John Hudak
October 31, 2014, Fred Dews
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