Marijuana Legalization Update: Jury’s Still Out

This week, Washington became the second state to roll out retail pot sales. Only time will tell whether the benefits of legalization will outweigh the costs.

True Story: Steve

“I’m able to participate in my life in ways I didn’t think we’re possible. Sure, not every day is sunshine and roses. Life still happens, but I now have the tools and the support to handle it with dignity.”

True Story: Morty

“I overdosed four times in six years, and the same guy saved my life twice…he yanked me from under a toilet door with a spike in my arm. If that door had been the length of the average toilet door, I wouldn’t be telling you this now.”

When the President Doesn’t Take the High Road

Public opinion favors marijuana legalization—and the President didn’t say anything we haven’t heard before. Still, Obama missed a critical opportunity to rise above the hype.

Dr. Mitch Rosenthal Weighs in on Marijuana Debate

Phoenix House founder, Mitchell S. Rosenthal, M.D., continues to be a prominent voice in the marijuana legalization debate.