The Daily Buzz: The "Deal-Breaker" Pot Law; the Final Days of Jim Carrey's Ex; Timing Your First Coffee or Beer of the Day

Jul 06 2016

The Daily Buzz: The “Deal-Breaker” Pot Law; the Final Days of Jim Carrey’s Ex; Timing Your First Coffee or Beer of the Day

Wednesday, July 6th, 2016

The Pot Law That Could Be “Deal-Breaker for the Drug War” [Rolling Stone]
Influence contributer Madison Margolin explains how California’s Adult Use of Marijuana Act could have ramifications far beyond the state’s borders.

Jailers Crushed Inmate’s Windpipe and Didn’t Tell Paramedics [The Daily Beast]
Darius Robinson was arrested for not paying child support and killed by guards who broke a bone in his throat and held him down as he foamed from the mouth.

Why We Should De-Criminalize All Drugs [The Guardian]
It’s impossible to remove the stigma of addiction while drug use remains illegal, writes Influence columnist Maia Szalavitz.

Final Days of Jim Carrey’s Heartbroken Ex Laid Bare [Daily Mail]
Cathriona White had broken up with the actor before her suicide, which apparently involved his prescription drugs.

Chipotle Executive Surrenders to New York Police on Cocaine Charges [The Guardian]
Mark Crumpacker, who played a key role in rebuilding the Mexican chain’s sales after food-safety lapses, is charged with seven counts of drug possession.

Your 24-Hour Guide to Living a Better Life [BBC]
When should you drink your first cup of coffeeor your first beer?