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"How misleading marketing got America addicted to opioids," by Katie Mettler, Washington Post, February 21, 2018.

"Marijuana Advertising, Licensing Draw Warning Letters From Regulators," by Cheryl Miller, The Recorder, February 20, 2018.

"City Officials See Progress in Effort to Curb Opioid Deaths," by J. David Goodman, New York Times, February 19, 2018.

"Krasner Files Consumer Protection Suit Over Opioid Crisis," by Max Mitchell, Legal Intelligencer, February 15, 2018.

"Bill To Overhaul Drug Sentences Faces Uncertain Fate; Senator Lashes Out At DOJ," by Carrie Johnson, NPR, February 15, 2018.

"Judge Says DEA, Not Courts, May Be Better Forum to Challenge Cannabis Policy," by Andrew Denney, New York Law Journal, February 14, 2018.

"Lawsuit Takes Aim at Trump Administration Marijuana Policy," by Alan Feuer, New York Times, February 13, 2018.

"Meth, the Forgotten Killer, Is Back. And It’s Everywhere.," by Frances Robles, New York Times, February 13, 2018.

"Drugmakers Spent Millions Promoting Opioids To Patient Groups, Senate Report Says," by Scott Neuman and Alison Kodjak, NPR, February 13, 2018.

"Cost Of U.S. Opioid Epidemic Since 2001 Is $1 Trillion And Climbing," by Greg Allen, NPR, February 13, 2018.

"Congress still isn’t taking the opioid crisis seriously," by Matthew Yglesias, Vox, February 9, 2018.

"Seattle Moves To Dismiss Marijuana Misdemeanors," by Vanessa Romo, NPR, February 8, 2018.

"Opinion: Marijuana Can Save Lives," by Richard A. Friedman, New York Times, February 8, 2018.

"Opinion: Why Seattle Is Erasing Misdemeanor Marijuana Convictions from People's Records," by Mayor Jenny Durkan, The Stranger, February 8, 2018.

"Military Vets Are Among Factors Changing The Politics Of Pot," by Quil Lawrence, NPR, February 7, 2018.

"Trump Plan to Move Drug Prevention Program to Justice Dept. Prompts Protests," by Ali Watkins, New York Times, February 6, 2018.

"Kellyanne Conway’s 'opioid cabinet' sidelines drug czar’s experts," By Brianna Ehley and Sarah Karlin-Smith, POLITICO, February 6, 2018.

"FDA ramps up warnings about kratom, calling unregulated herb an 'opioid'," by Laurie McGinley, Washington Post, February 6, 2018.

"Nearly half of Americans have a family member or close friend who’s been addicted to drugs," by John Gramlich, Pew Research Center, February 6, 2018.

"US Justice Dept. Defends IRS Power in Marijuana Dispensary's Tax Case," by Marcia Coyle, National Law Journal, February 5, 2018.

"Understanding The Struggle Against Opioid Addiction," by NPR, February 2, 2018.

"San Francisco To Dismiss Thousands Of Marijuana Convictions," by James Doubek, NPR, February 1, 2018.

"A town of 3,200 was flooded with nearly 21 million pain pills as addiction crisis worsened, lawmakers say," by Lindsey Bever, Washington Post, January 31, 2018.

"DEA launches new crackdown on pharmacies and opioid over-prescribers," by Sari Horwitz and Scott Higham, Washington Post, January 30, 2018.

"Sessions assigns dozens more federal agents to combat illicit opioid sales online," by Sari Horwitz, Washington Post, January 29, 2018.

"Trump sees ‘carnage’ from America’s drug boom. But major cities are getting safer.," by Nick Miroff, Washington Post, January 28, 2018.

"Opinion: Our people are dying from the opioid epidemic — we need emergency funding ," by Drs. Michael Brumage and Michael Kilkenny, The Hill, January 27, 2018.

"54 lawmakers call on Trump administration to back off marijuana," by Max Greenwood, The Hill, January 26, 2018.

"Despite Liberalizing Marijuana Laws, the War on Drugs Still Targets People of Color," by Shaun King, The Intercept, January 25, 2018.

"I Nearly Died of a Drug Overdose. Would That Make My Dealer a Murderer?," by Elizabeth Brico, POLITICO, January 25, 2018.

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