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Baseball Drug Tests Down 25% in 2017

In 2017 the number of drug tests conducted by Major League Baseball - from off-season 2016 through to arguably the greatest World Series in baseball history  - totaled 10,237, up 25% from the previous year.  This figures breaks down into…

The Jersey Devil

In 2009 I asked all three gubernatorial candidates during a televised debate if any would support and sign the medical marijuana bill that was likely to pass the New Jersey state legislature at that time. The liberal Democrat incumbent Jon…

When Your Drug Dealer’s Big Pharma…

The opioid crisis changed everything. Years ago, a story about urine testing was sure to be a cautionary tale of abuse - not of drug abuse especially but of ongoing institutional abuse with an addiction to hardcore cash...

The Piss King

Shortly after the New Year, just as California finally, thankfully, lit up legally, puckish U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions turned into a major buzzkill by doubling down on federal law...