Criminalization Makes It Harder to Study Ayahuasca, Scientists Say
It's an impediment to medical research on ayahuasca's potential to treat mental health disorders.
Pregnant Women Are Being Arrested for Crimes They Didn't Know They Committed
In the United States, state-level legislation is being used to prosecute pregnant women who use drugs—violating their civil rights and making it impossible for them to get the help they need.
How a Cost-Saving Medicaid Policy Puts Mental Health Patients in Jail
A chilling finding from researchers correlates the incarceration rates of schizophrenics with healthcare policies.