Wednesday, April 6th, 2016
US Tax Clampdown Sinks Pfizer’s Record $160bn Deal With Allergan [The Guardian]
Huge Pharma? This proposed merger would have been the world’s biggest pharmaceutical deal.
Senator Says ‘”Good People Don’t Smoke Marijuana” [Reason]
The drug warriors are still fighting to save you from this scourge.
Russian Drug Policies Fuel Europe’s Worst HIV Epidemic [Human Rights Watch]
Sixty percent of HIV infections in Russia occur through injections. Russia’s aversion to harm reduction is a disaster.
DEA Plans to Decide Whether to Reschedule Marijuana by Mid-Year [Huffington Post]
The agency gave no clue whether it will remove pot from its Schedule 1 category of dangerous drugs.
For Drug Cartels, Offshore Companies Are a Good Fix [McClatchy]Traffickers need to turn their drug money into assets like real estate.
Jodie Sweetin Discusses Her Past Drug Use [Some Entertainment]
The Full House star gets honest.