The lifting of a veil over taboos and criminality that covered the reality that we already knew was there and that made criminals out of decent people and sufferers out of medical patients.
In a significant escalation of Greens drug policy, Federal leader Richard Di Natale wants Australia to follow the lead of Spain, Uruguay and nine US States and decriminalise marijuana use for all adults.
Senator Di Natale said nearly seven million Australians had tried or used cannabis, with consumption and drug possession-related arrests both on the rise.
"Governments around the world are realising that prohibition of cannabis causes more harm than it prevents", Senator Di Natale said on Monday.
Sales to those under the age of 18 would be banned under the policy, which calls for a new Government agency to be set up and given a monopoly over the wholesale supply of marijuana to shops.
The party's announcement of this policy coincided with activist, Vera Twomey receiving of a 2018 People of the Year award for her national campaign to legalise medicinal cannabis.
People would be able to legally smoke dope, grow six plants of marijuana in their backyard and buy the drug at stores under a controversial Australian Greens policy. The Dutch model, which regulated cultivation, is safer than what we have now.
"Cannabis accounts for most illicit drug arrests across Australia and each year cannabis consumption and arrests are growing", he said.
Colorado teachers push for more school funding
This is the first day back to school for many Oklahoma students following the two-week walkout by Oklahoma teachers. Not surprisingly, lawmakers who serve corporate interests want to reduce unions' power and membership.
The Miz welcomed Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn back to Monday nights and looked set to have them team up with him and The Miztourage. Here are your quick and dirty, editorial-free WWE Raw results for night one of the Superstar Shake-up , April 16, 2018.
FBN Securities has "Outperform" rating and $110 target. (NASDAQ:AAPL) earned "Buy" rating by Loop Capital on Friday, November 3. The firm has "Buy" rating given on Friday, November 13 by Axiom Capital. (NASDAQ:AAPL) rating on Wednesday, August 23.
A poster shared by friends and relatives on social media suggested that the SUV matched the Thottapilly family's vehicle. The family was on a road trip to Portland, Oregon and coming back to their home in California, when they went missing.
Despite the currency flow going back to the pre-demonetisation levels, people are facing difficulty in withdrawing cash from ATMs. The situation is so tense in the state that even Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan had to make a public comment on the issue.
She remained in custody Monday afternoon under a $100,000 bail. "We don't want any more acts of violence or God forbid murder". On April 5, the two women were recorded on surveillance camera at the Smokin' Oyster Brewery in Fort Myers, laughing.
They measure tiny dips in a star's brightness that could indicate a planetary body passing in front of the camera's line of sight. NASA's newest planet-hunting spacecraft will have to wait another couple of days before lifting off.
After Monday's game, Embiid took to Instagram to vent his frustrations, writing, "F--ing sick and exhausted of being babied". He has been fitted for a mask and before Game 2 did an on-court workout that had fans reacting to his shots.
Tollywood actress Sri Reddy is in the news ever since she revealed the dirty picture of the casting couch. Till date, not a single film industry celebrity raised his or her voice in support of Pawan Kalyan .
However, Comcast Corporation's stock is still fighting a market battle while taking a promising position on the market lists. It fall, as 75 investors sold CMCSA shares while 544 reduced holdings. 122 funds opened positions while 455 raised stakes.
"If Blake were smart, he would marry her before she goes to an optometrist", Bryan said to ET. However, Bryan stated that he has a request should the love birds take him up on his offer.
MPLX LP (MPLX): Watch List Basic Materials Stock Buzz
The rating was maintained by Raymond James with "Buy" on Friday, December 1. (NYSE:AAN) on Tuesday, January 2 with "Buy" rating. Moreover, Huntington National Bank has 0.01% invested in MPLX LP (NYSE:MPLX). 161,999 were accumulated by Conning Incorporated.
Trump selects Fed vice chairman and board member nominees
Bowman is nominated to become a Fed governor who should have community banking experience as required by the Congress. Clarida is an Economics Professor at Columbia University and Managing Director at the private banking firm PIMCO.
R. Kelly Allegedly Gave Sexual Assault Victim An STD
FWIW, Kelly , who performed at Coachella as recently as 2013 , has " unequivocally " denied the allegations made against him. The release also states that Merritt will hold a news conference Wednesday at Dallas Police headquarters.
West Ham United 1-1 Stoke City
Hart had failed to hold a shot from Xherdan Shaqiri and substitute Peter Crouch was on hand to score from close-range. We expect to see at least three goals in the game, and thus, we are backing over 2.5 goals in the game.
Consumer Watch: A privacy checkup for Facebook security
Facebook is running similar initiatives in France, Italy, the Netherlands, Germany, Mexico, Indonesia, the Philippines and the US. Castor also drew attention to Facebook's harvesting of medical data on non-users, another point Zuckerberg was forced to concede.
Country Trust Bank Sells 67293 Shares of Apple (AAPL)
Analysts expect a big boost to share buybacks and dividends thanks to USA corporate tax reforms signed by President Donald Trump. Among 8 analysts covering Consolidated Communications Holdings ( NASDAQ:CNSL ), 2 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 4 Hold.