Fighting Drug Addiction With Marijuana

For decades, Colombia has been searching for ways to treat people who are addicted to basuco, the nation's version of crack cocaine. Now, the country's capital, Bogota, is considering a new approach: transition users to marijuana. See Also:Does a Catch-22 Keep Pot Labeled a Dangerous Drug? BBC Mundo reports that the city is interested in trying a pilot program to see if pot helps mitigate the symptoms of withdrawal that basuco users experience. The goal is to minimize the social and health...Full Story
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