Sunday, October 22, 2017

#State #institutions #intellectually #disabled #mistreatment

Check out @NZHumanRights's Tweet: https://twitter.com/NZHumanRights/status/891886689605500932?s=09 .@NZHerald editorial: Pressure grows for inquiry into abuse in state care https://t.co/JB9zHu2c3R pic.twitter.com/1Z8WWa7kzf — NZ Human Rights (@NZHumanRights) July 31, 2017 There have now been a series of reports detailing the abuse of New Zealanders while in the care of the state. All make for unsettling reading, and together

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#NewYork #State #medical #marijuana #post-traumatic #stress #disorder #PTSD

https://www.forbes.com/sites/debraborchardt/2017/05/11/new-york-state-adds-ptsd-to-medical-marijuana-program-will-menstrual-cramps-be-next/#762be6b01108 New York State has one of the most restrictive medical marijuana programs in the country, but it may be starting to loosen up. A bi-partisan bill that would add post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) as a qualifying condition passed the Senate Health Committee and now waits on Senate approval. “I am grateful

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