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Medical Marihuana in Ohio (from DPA newsletter)

Yesterday, Ohio Governor John Kasich signed a bill into law making Ohio the 25th state to legalize medical marijuana. Now half the states in the country have legalized marijuana for medical purposes.

Assessing gambling-related harm in Victoria: a public health perspective

Report of the Responsible Gaming Foundation (Melbourne, Victoria AUS). One of the conclusions (p. 147):
"…These Victorian estimates put the total burden of harms occurring to gamblers approaching the level of major depressive disorders, and alcohol use and dependency; and greater than most of the other common health conditions we were able to compute...."