SB 281: Oregon Senator Betsy Close - Prohibitionist Against Helping Soldiers with PTSDSubmitted by MMJ Ministry on Wed, 04/10/2013 - 01:29
Senator Betsy Close
R - Albany, District 8
900 Court St. NE, S-303
Salem, OR 97301
"After two puffs on a marijuana cigarette, I was turned into a bat."
1937 Marijuana Tax Act Expert witness pharmacologist Dr James Munch
“(A relative) was in graduate school in California when he began to smoke, dope. At 40 he could no longer add.”
Oregon Senator Betsy Close's testimony advocating incarceration for US soldiers using medical marijuana to treat PTSD
"Marijuana leads to homosexuality ... and therefore to AIDS."- White House Drug Czar Carlton Turner, 1986
"Marihuana is an addictive drug which produces in its users insanity, criminality, and death."
Commissioner Harry Anslinger of the Federal Bureau of Narcotics