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NFL Running Back Challenges League Stance on Medical Cannabis

NFL Running Back Challenges League Stance on Medical Cannabis

The National Football League (NFL) has long had a strict stance on cannabis use. Players are subject to drug screening, and a positive test could result in a loss of their ability to complete. Even when individual states began legalizing the plant for medicinal use, the NFL maintained its prohibitionist stance on cannabis medicine. This […]

Petition: Ask the NFL to Punish Players Who Abuse Women More Harshly Than Cannabis Users

Petition: Ask the NFL to Punish Players Who Abuse Women More Harshly Than Cannabis Users

In the eyes of the National Football League, it’s far worse for their players to smoke a joint to relax than to get drunk and beat or assault women, including their own wives. Ray Rice, who beat his (then not-yet) wife so badly she lost consciousness, was only suspended for two games and is already […]