The Daily Buzz: Murder Blamed on Pot Edible; Court Weighs Secrecy for Execution Drug-Makers; You Can Get Everything Online

May 12 2016

The Daily Buzz: Murder Blamed on Pot Edible; Court Weighs Secrecy for Execution Drug-Makers; You Can Get Everything Online

Thursday, May 12th, 2016

Colorado Family Sues Pot Dispensary After Murder Blamed on Edible [The Guardian]
Lawsuit alleging that an “unreasonably dangerous” cannabis-infused candy was responsible for murder may be the first of its kind since legal weed arrived in US

Court Weighs Secrecy Exemption for Execution-Drugs [Houston Chronicle]
A state appellate court has hinted that it has little interest in expanding government secrecy in a case involving the public’s right to know who supplies the lethal drugs in Texas.

The Drug-Price Arms Race That Leaves Patients Caught in the Middle [Washington Post]
As pharmaceutical behemoths battle health insurance companies, patients will likely get screwed.

Indonesia to Execute 10 Foreigners in War on Drugs [The Diplomat]
The third round of drug-“offender” executions during Jokowi’s presidency is in the works.

Majority of Patients Who Misuse Drugs and Alcohol Have Chronic Pain [News and Medical]
Makes sense.

Drugs Like Fentanyl Found on Dark Web’s “Amazon of Drugs” [Inforum]
So, how did shutting down Silk Road work out?