Pot pioneer Colorado just now taking look at PTSD treatment
Colorado's Medical Board has rejected post-traumatic stress as an ailment eligible for pot art least four times. Citing a lack of medical research showing pot's effectiveness treating PTSD, the state's major medical societies also oppose pot for PTSD.
"There are well-known, proven treatments for PTSD," said Dr. Adam Burstein, testifying against the bill on behalf of the Colorado Medical Society and the Colorado Psychiatric Association.
Aspen Snowmass will host one of the most prestigious events of the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup season, which will feature the best men’s and ladies’ alpine skiing athletes in the world competing in downhill, super-G, giant slalom, slalom and nation’s team event. The finals are the first outside Europe since 1997. Fans can watch the race action from the grandstand, attend open-air concerts, soak up après-ski activities and more.
For several days, Gorsuch, a justice on the Denver-based 10th Circuit Court of Appeals, has stayed on the short list of nominees expected to fill the seat of Justice Antonin Scalia, who died last year. Also there: William Pryor Jr. of the 11th Circuit and Thomas Hardiman of the 3rd Circuit – though Trump could go in a different direction, too.
Gorsuch is considered a top pick for reasons both legal and political.
The U.S. Geological Survey tells the Rifle Citizen Telegram that seven people reported the earthquake that shook Garfield County towns on Monday afternoon. The quake comes a week after 11 small earthquakes hit the Marble area and follows a 2.9 magnitude earthquake recorded in New Castle on Christmas Day.