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Medical Diagnosis of Dependence (requires at least 3)


Substance is taken in larger amounts or over a longer period than was intended

Persistent desire or unsuccessful efforts to cut down or control use

Great deal of time is spent in activities necessary to obtain the substance, use the substance, or recover from its effects.

Important social, occupational, or recreational activities are given up or reduced because of use

Use is contained despite knowledge of having a persistent or recurrent physical or psychological problem that is likely to have been caused by or exacerbated by the substance
What was the real driving force behind the enactment of the Harrison Act
Gain favor from china in order to sell them products
Source of interpritation on drug policy
Supreme Court
Hollow mask experiment
Schizophrenics are able to see the difference between two sides of a hollow mask
LSD measurement
LSD is measured in micrograms
LSD user
Common use among educated white males aged 18 to 22.
LSD Legal Manufacturing
There are people authorized to make LSD
Do people benefit from non psychedelic LSD (to treat severe migranes)
They do benefit from non psychedelic lsd
Public opinion
50% of people are for legalization of marijuana
Marijuana Arrests
half of all drug arrests are for marijuana related. 88% of marijuana arrests are for simple possession
Harm Principle
Does NOT say that drug use is a natural right.
Deontological approach
These approaches assert that certain moral rules, obligations, or duties are more important than empirical (i.e. observable) consequences.