Politics + Legalization

    Coronavirus Drug Policies Echo Plague Scapegoating of the Past

    Infectious waves of illness that flash flood through cities, regions and—rarely but occasionally—all continents, ...

    Until Next Time: California’s Mushroom Decriminalization Effort Ends

    California’s effort to decriminalize or legalize psilocybin mushrooms statewide by popular vote has ended—for ...

    The Damage to Vape Shops Deemed “Non-Essential”—And Their Customers

    People who rely on vapes and other reduced-risk nicotine products—overwhelmingly former smokers, or those ...

    Protecting the Right to Vote During the Pandemic

    In terms of democracy, the COVID-19 pandemic has struck the US at an awkward ...

    SUD Patients’ Confidentiality a Quiet Victim of the CARES Act

    It took COVID-19 to do what the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration ...