Tag Archives: Debbie Haskins

March 17, 2016

Facts stretched on youth marijuana usage rates increasing

Dear Editor,

Debbie Haskins’ recent op-ed titled “Youth and marijuana: Colorado’s experience and efforts” published in the March 9-15 edition of The Mountain Times, claims that a government survey (the National Survey of Drug Use and Health) showed dramatic increases in marijuana use…

March 27, 2015

The high cost of a potent drug

Today’s pot is stronger

Dear Editor,

Today’s pot is much more potent than people realize. Combine a much more potent and dangerous drug with the enhanced delivery methods available today–edibles, vapor pens, oil extracts–and the discussion about legalizing marijuana for recreational use takes…