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Archive for Friday, January 4, 2019



China’s Moon Landing Could Spur New Space Race

China has landed a robot on the far side of the moon a first for any space agency. Its not the only organization eyeing the moon and future missions are launching right here from Florida.
Published in Space





Central Florida veteran fights the federal government over classification of marijuana

Central Florida combat veteran Jose Belen struggled with PTSD for more than a decade after his 14 months in Iraq. After severely adverse reactions to the opiates and tranquilizers prescribed by VA doctors, including years-long bouts of suicidal urges, he began self-medicating with cannabis and found relief. Thats why he joined a lawsuit against the federal government to challenge the Schedule 1 classification of marihuana. These drugs are said to have no currently accepted medical use. On December 12, his case landed in federal appeals court. During oral argument, one of the panel of judges pointed out, We have a situation where one part of the government [FDA] said its a medicine and another part of the government [DEA] says ...
Published in Commentaries, From the Pages of Orlando Weekly





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