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+ Studies in 2000-2009 List
* Studies in Pre-2000 List

RACE/ETHNICITY and CANNABIS
RADIATION THERAPY +
RADIATION SICKNESS/CONTAMINATION
REFLEX SYMPATHETIC DYSTROPHY +
RELIGION and CANNABIS*+
RESTLESS LEG SYNDROME (See 2000-2009 List)
RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA*+
RHABDOMYOLYSIS (Rapid Breakdown of Muscle Tissue)


RACE/ETHNICITY and CANNABIS
Drug-Intake Methods and Social Identity: The Use of Marijuana in Blunts Among Southeast Asian Adolescents and Emerging Adults (full–2011) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3193281/?tool=pubmed
Racial differences in trajectories of heavy drinking and regular marijuana use from ages 13 to 24 among African-American and White males (full–2011) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3258364/
Patterns of blunt use among rural young adult african-american men. (full – 2012) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3244685/
The War on Marijuana in Black and White (full – 2013) https://www.aclu.org/sites/default/files/field_document/1114413-mj-report-rfs-rel1.pdf
Texas Police Have a Drug Problem and Black Texans Are Paying For It (news – 2013) http://www.aclutx.org/2013/06/06/racially-biased-arrests/
Paranoid Personality Disorder in the United States: The Role of Race, Illicit Drug Use, and Income (full – 2014) http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/15332640.2013.850463
If You’re Black and in Love With Mary Jane, You’re 3.67 Times More Likely to Be Arrested (news – 2014) http://news.yahoo.com/youre-black-love-mary-jane-youre-3-67-222135150.html
People of the Hemp, Part 1: Losing Land, Culture, Tradition (news–2014) https://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2014/09/26/people-hemp-part-1-losing-land-culturetradition-157074
People of the Hemp, Part 2: Criminalizing Traditional Teachings (news–2014) http://indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com/2014/09/29/people-hemp-part-2-criminalizing-traditionalteachings-157082
Seattle police: Homeless arrested most for pot (news-2014) http://news.yahoo.com/seattle-police-homeless-arrested-most-pot-192911299.html
NYPD Still Arresting Large Numbers Of Minorities For Low-Level Marijuana Offenses (news–2014) http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2014/10/20/new-york-marijuana-arrest_n_6016700.html
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Cannabis Withdrawal Among Detained Adolescents: Exploring the Impact of Nicotine and Race (full–2015) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4331066/
Perceived risk of regular cannabis use in the United States from 2002 to 2012: Differences by sex, age, and race/ethnicity (abst–2015) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25735467
Race Matters: Marijuana Cases Flood Court System (news – 2015) http://miami.cbslocal.com/2015/06/29/race-matters-marijuana-cases-flood-court-system/
Men, blacks most likely to get tickets for Seattle pot use (news – 2015) http://news.yahoo.com/men-blacks-most-likely-tickets-seattle-pot-
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ExBHBvcwM3BHZ0aWQDBHNlYwNzcg–More than 100 Native American Tribes Consider Growing Marijuana (news–2015) http://sputniknews.com/news/20150203/1017732606.html
SD Indian tribe to begin selling recreational pot by Jan. 1 (news–2015) http://navajotimes.com/wires-wp/index.php?id=1607553600&kid=B148LHBW0fBCAePG
How Employee Drug Testing Targets the Poor and Minorities (news–2015) http://www.cheatsheet.com/business/how-employee-drug-testing-targets-the-poor-andminorities.html/?a=viewall#ixzz3citFStUw
Whites Just 8% of New York City’s Marijuana Arrests (news–2015) http://www.newsweek.com/how-do-misdemeanor-marijuana-arrests-affect-violent-crime-341145


RADIATION THERAPY 
Honokiol radiosensitizes colorectal cancer cells: enhanced activity in cells with mismatch repair defects (full – 2011) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3220322/
Combined antiproliferative effects of the aminoalkylindole WIN55,212-2 and radiation in breast cancer cells (full – 2013) http://jpet.aspetjournals.org/content/early/2013/11/20/jpet.113.205120.long
Honokiol as a Radiosensitizing Agent for Colorectal cancers (abst – 2013) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24307888
The Combination of Cannabidiol and Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Enhances the Anticancer Effects of Radiation in an Orthotopic Murine Glioma Model (abst-2014) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25398831
Therapeutic Potential of Cannabinoids in Counteracting Chemotherapy-induced Adverse Effects: An Exploratory Review (abst – 2014) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25504799
Cannabis extract can have dramatic effect on brain cancer, says new research (news-2014) http://medicalxpress.com/news/2014-11-cannabis-effect-brain-cancer.html


RADIATION SICKNESS/CONTAMINATION
Regulation of hematopoietic stem cell trafficking and mobilization by the endocannabinoid system (abst-2011) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22074629
Could hemp help nuclear clean-up in Japan? (news-2011) http://www.examiner.com/article/could-hemp-help-nuclear-clean-up-japan
Tumor necrosis factor activation of vagal afferent terminal calcium is blocked by cannabinoids (full-2012) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3342927/
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Hemp is Effective in Cleaning Nuclear Disasters (news – 2013) http://thejointblog.com/hemp-is-effective-in-cleaning-nuclear-disasters/
Palmitoylethanolamide Regulates Development of Intestinal Radiation Injury in a Mast Cell-Dependent Manner (abst-2014) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24848354
Palmitoylethanolamide Regulates Development of Intestinal Radiation Injury in a Mast Cell-Dependent Manner (abst-2014) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24848354
Peripheral Targeting of CB1 Cannabinoid Receptors Protects from Radiation-Induced Pulmonary Fibrosis (abst-2015) http://www.atsjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1165/rcmb.2014-0331OC#.VcgfrvlwtB8


REFLEX SYMPATHETIC DYSTROPHY 
Control of bone remodeling by nervous system. Nervous system and bone (abst-2010) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21123931


RELIGION and CANNABIS
Comment on “Did Jesus use cannabis?” (forum post-2011) http://www.quora.com/Did-Jesus-use-cannabis/answer/Tim-ONeill-1/comment/278396
Shiva, lord of bhang (abst-2012) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22742944
Crumbs of comfort: Cannabis cookies are kosher for Passover (news-2012) http://www.timesofisrael.com/israeli-ministry-of-health-provider-supplies-kosher-for-passover-cannabis-cookies/
Cannabis in the Holy Anointing Oil? “Exodus 30:23” (article-2013) http://freeanointing.org/cannabis_in_the_holy_oil.htm
Marijuana-Infused Faith Challenges the Definition of Religion (news-2013) http://www.nytimes.com/2013/07/20/us/marijuana-infused-faith-challenges-the-definition-of-religion.html?partner=rss&emc=rss&_r=0
The Official Recognition of Bob Marley’s Rastafarianism Gets Prison Inmates In Jovial Mood (news-2014) http://www.inquisitr.com/1219016/the-official-recognition-of-bob-marleys-rastafarianism-gets-prison-inmates-in-jovial-mood/
Holy Cannabis: The Bible Tells Us So (news-2014) http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jane-marcus-phd/holy-cannabis-the-bible-t_b_4784309.html
‘Thank God for Marijuana,’ Says Episcopal Priest in ‘One Love’ YouTube Video (news-2014) http://www.christianpost.com/news/episcopal-priest-says-christians-should-stop-being-judgmental-andthank-god-for-marijuana-video-135190/
Jesus & Cannabis (article/recipe-2015) https://patients4medicalmarijuana.wordpress.com/marijuana-info/marijuana-in-the-bible/
SAVE EARTH WITH LORD SHIVA’S WONDER CANNABIS MAGIC IN THC OF CANNABIS, HEMP OIL, MEDICAL MARIJUANA (article – 2015) https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/save-earth-lord-shivas-wonder-cannabis-magic-inthc-hemp-priya
Kosher marijuana: What would my Bubbie think? (news–2015) http://www.theglobeandmail.com/report-on-business/top-business-stories/kosher-marijuana-what-wouldmy-bubbie-think/article23327496/?cmpid=rss1
Pot-Dispensing Rabbi: D.C. Residents Deserve Legal Access to Marijuana (news–2015) http://time.com/3726560/pot-dispensing-rabbi-d-c-residents-deserve-legal-access-to-marijuana/
David Simpson: Pot is not God’s mistake for government to fix (news–2015) http://www.dallasnews.com/opinion/latest-columns/20150304-david-simpson-the-christian-case-formarijuana-law-reform.ece
Babylon Backs Down (news–2015) http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/roads/2015/03/jamaica_is_decriminalizing_marijuana_but
_rastafarians_are_still_wary.single.html
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New frontier for marijuana products: kosher certification (news-2015) http://www.kirotv.com/news/news/national/new-frontier-marijuana-products-kosher-certificati/nkJ7z/
Is Smoking Kosher for Passover — and What About Pot? (news-2015) http://forward.com/articles/217811/is-smoking-kosher-for-passover-and-what-about-po/?
Geeky Pot Testing Pioneers Seek To Leverage Colorado’s Jewish Marijuana Connection (news-2015) http://forward.com/news/307088/geeky-pot-testing-pioneers-seek-to-leveragecolorados-jewish-marijuana-conn/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Main
First Church of Cannabis Files Paperwork with Indiana Secretary of State (news-2015) http://sputniknews.com/us/20150330/1020186879.html
Church plans to use marijuana in service at Rhode Island memorial (news-2015) http://www.wcvb.com/news/church-plans-to-use-marijuana-in-service-at-rhode-island-memorial/32835456
Hein and Helsmoortel support proposed ‘kosher’ pot farm in Saugerties (news-2015) http://www.dailyfreeman.com/general-news/20150626/hein-and-helsmoortel-support-proposed-kosher-potfarm-in-saugerties
What Is The Bible’s Take On Marijuana? (news-2015) http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2015/05/29/bible-christianity-marijuana_n_7461290.html


RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA
ABHD12 controls brain lysophosphatidylserine pathways that are deregulated in a murine model of the neurodegenerative disease PHARC (full-2013) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3557017/
Neuroprotective effects of the cannabinoid agonist HU210 on retinal degeneration (abst-2014) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24495949
Exome sequencing extends the phenotypic spectrum for ABHD12 mutations: from syndromic to nonsyndromic retinal degeneration (abst – 2014) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24697911
Study Shows THC In Cannabis May Help Delay Retinal Degeneration, Vision Loss (news-2014) http://www.medicaljane.com/2014/02/17/spanish-study-cannabis-may-help-delay-retinal-degeneration-vision-loss/


RHABDOMYOLYSIS
Psychosis and Severe Rhabdomyolysis Associated with Synthetic Cannabinoid Use (abst-2013) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23518784
Severe rhabdomyolysis and intracranial hemorrhage associated with synthetic cannabinoid: a case report (abst-2014) http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25179201
Hyperthermia and severe rhabdomyolysis from synthetic cannabinoids (abst-2015) http://www.ajemjournal.com/article/S0735-6757%2815%2900490-8/abstract
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