Entries Tagged as 'medical marijuana'

On the Anti-Abortion Front: A Review and Look Forward

January 10th, 2014 · 1 Comment · role of government

By Denise Tessier Valencia County Commissioners this week voted down a proposed ordinance that would have banned abortions in unincorporated parts of that county after 20 weeks of pregnancy. From Valencia County News-Bulletin reporter Julia M. Dendinger’s report that ran Thursday (Jan. 9) on the front page of its sister publication, the Albuquerque Journal: Chairman […]

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The Journal's Medical Pot Position Gives Me Whiplash

September 3rd, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

By Tracy Dingmann Is whiplash one of the approved conditions for prescribing the use of medical marijuana in New Mexico? Because I’ve got a bad case of it after reading today’s editorial in the Albuquerque Journal. The piece, headlined “Why Would Congress Evict the Deathly Ill?” was an impassioned critique of the recent situation involving […]

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Nice Try on Medical Pot Smokers, Journal

June 30th, 2010 · 3 Comments · Uncategorized

By Tracy Dingmann The Journal ran an editorial on licensed medical marijuana smokers on June 29 that was high on sarcasm and low on logic. The editorial “Is Politics a Factor for Licensed Pot Smokers?” was built around this argument: “Are counties dominated by liberal Democrats more likely to have conditions that warrant treatment with […]

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