Tag Archives: RAND

Assumed legalization creates pathways for pot
State News
January 27, 2016

Assumed legalization creates pathways for pot

Courtesy of VTDigger

Green represents Vermont; red represents the U.S. 

Curbing health risks of marijuana now steers debate

By Cory Dawson, VTDigger.org

A major public health group is urging lawmakers to consider the health risks associated with legalizing marijuana.

The Vermont…

Opinion
February 12, 2015

Marijuana tourism: a Trojan horse

By Julia Purdy

What if Vermont legalized fun-time marijuana? The 196-page report from the RAND Corporation, commissioned by Governor Peter Shumlin, addresses that question in mind-boggling detail, but with no guarantees and many caveats that are beyond Vermont’s control. The moral issue of…