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Conflict Over Medical Marijuana Looms at Capitol

Conflict over medical marijuana looms at Capitol
[rewrite]Ignoring opposition from the governor and law enforcement, the Minnesota Senate on Tuesday voted to legalize medical marijuana and make it widely available in statewide dispensaries for a broad range of ailments. “For God's sake, if … The Senate …[/rewrite]
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MINNESOTA NEWS ROUNDUP: New Brighton shooting kills one, injures another
[rewrite]High-profile items: $ 64 million dollars total for renovating the state security hospital in Saint Peter and the sex offender treatment program facilities; $ 13 million for the Lewis and Clark regional water system in southwest Minnesota; $ 14 million for …[/rewrite]
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Report on Painkillers and Veterans Brings Health Concerns Into Focus

Report on Painkillers and Veterans Brings Health Concerns Into Focus
[rewrite]Passages Malibu issues statement on the prevalence of dependence issues among individuals who have suffered past trauma. Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Share on Google+ Share on LinkedIn … “In our experience, individuals like military veterans …[/rewrite]
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Addictions and Trauma Experts Speak at Elements Behavioral Health Symposium
[rewrite]The esteemed panel of speakers includes international speaker, author and clinician Robert Weiss, LCSW, CSAT-S, award-winning author, trainer, psychologist and trauma specialist Christine Courtois, PhD, ABPP, and board-certified addiction psychiatrist …[/rewrite]
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Fire Kills Eight at Russian Drug Rehab Centre

Fire kills eight at Russian drug rehab centre
[rewrite]MOSCOW – Eight people died on Sunday when a fire ravaged a drug rehab centre in Russia's Altai region, investigators said, the latest tragedy to raise questions about security standards at the country's medical care institutions. The bodies of eight …[/rewrite]
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Medicaid rates pinch treatment centers
[rewrite]But a stopgap solution for the detox centers will leave those providing other kinds of inpatient and outpatient drug treatment around the state to wait for a longer-term study of rates. Some of those are similarly struggling under payment rates that …[/rewrite]
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Faith Leaders Issue Easter Statement on War on Drugs, Mass Incarceration

Faith Leaders Issue Easter Statement on War on Drugs, Mass Incarceration
[rewrite]The statement calls for repealing laws that criminalize drug possession and replacing them with policies that expand access to effective health approaches to drug use, including evidence-based drug treatment. It also calls for the elimination of …[/rewrite]
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Religious Leaders Release “Easter Statement” Calling for an End to the War on
[rewrite]“We are guided by our religious principles to serve those in need and give voice to those who have been marginalized and stigmatized by unjust policies. We cannot sit silently while a misguided war is waged on entire communities, ostensibly under the …[/rewrite]
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What Is Day-to-Day Life Like in Live-in Adolescent Drug and Alcohol Rehab Facilities, Especically Re: School?

Question by Worried Guy: What is day-to-day life like in live-in adolescent drug and alcohol rehab facilities, especically re: school?
[rewrite]Thinking about sending my sister, but I don’t want her to lose all semblance of normalcy, so I’d really like to know about school and social interactions with other kids at these places.

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Answer by Zorlock
It’s hell but its works but mainly you just talk to the other kids about drugs. Well the one I went to

Josh Persoff AToN Drug Addiction Treatment Center Mov

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Drug Treatment Programs At Risk of Cuts if Tax Increase Expires
[rewrite]At a time when more people are looking for help, especially for heroin addiction, drug treatment programs across the state could lose $ 20 million in funding, if the income tax falls from 5 percent to 3.75 percent. That's expected to cut services for …[/rewrite]
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