Monthly Archives: November 2012

Synthetic Marijuana Ban Made Permanent in NJ

By Join Together Staff | November 27, 2012 | Leave a comment | Filed inCommunity Related, Drugs, Legislation & Prevention New Jersey has made its temporary ban on synthetic marijuana permanent, state Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced Monday. The state’s Division of Consumer Affairs banned the … Continue reading

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Heroin Use Increases as OyxContin Abuse Declines in Vermont

By Join Together Staff | November 26, 2012 | Leave a comment | Filed inCommunity Related, Drugs & Prescription Drugs Vermont officials report an increase in heroin use, as OxyContin abuse decreases, according to the Associated Press. The state Health Department notes nine people died of heroin … Continue reading

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Colorado & Washington Universities Don’t Expect Changes to Marijuana Policies

By Join Together Staff | November 12, 2012 | Leave a comment | Filed in Community Related, Drugs, Legislation & Young Adults Officials at universities in Colorado and Washington state say they do not expect to change their marijuana policies, … Continue reading

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Six States to Vote on Marijuana Measures Tuesday

By Join Together Staff | November 5, 2012 | Leave a comment | Filed inCommunity Related, Drugs & Legislation Voters in six states will consider measures that deal with the recreational or medical use of marijuana on Tuesday. In Colorado, Oregon and Washington state, voters will … Continue reading

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