On Thursday, August 23rd, Drug Safe Utah held a press conference at the State Capitol to release the statement below, signed by a wide variety of organizations and individuals, including medical cannabis patients, who are opposed to Proposition #2. We are not alone. No to Prop 2 Facebook page also contains videos from the press […]
How Marijuana Normalization Impacts Communities https://vimeo.com/280127474?loop=0
DID YOU KNOW? The Utah Marijuana Initiative is 28 pages long. Signature gatherers, trained to avoid delving into the complexities and consequences of the initiative will say it is all about helping suffering patients. But did you know: A Washington DC lobbying organization (Marijuana Policy Project) whose stated purpose is to legalize recreational marijuana is […]
Advocates of legalization love to mis-characterize the motivations of those who oppose as being tied to financial interests. But this great article from This Week (Apr. 30, 2018) explains our motivations better than most. We care about our country and its people. Why America Will Regret Legalizing Marijuana – Click to read.
Smokescreen in the Initiative Advocates of the Marijuana Initiative claim that smoking marijuana will not be allowed by the initiative. Really? In section 58-37-3.6b of the Utah Cannabis Medical Act, the initiative states that smoking will only be unlawful if cannabis is ignited at over 750 degrees (F) and involves an open flame. However, cannabis […]
Ed Gogek, MD, Debunks Myth of Reduced Opioid Use With Marijuana . . Then there is also this article soon to be published in the Journal of Addiction Medicine: Medical Marijuana Users are More Likely to Use Prescription Drugs Medically and Non-medically
DSU is Not Alone in Opposing Medical Marijuana Initiative Here are links to statements from other organizations and leaders opposed to the Utah Medical Cannabis Act: Utah Governor Gary Herbert American Medical Association Utah Medical Association Press Conference Statement – Aug 23, 2018 Utah Psychiatric Association The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of […]