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September 18, 2017 in SAM in the Press

SAM President Kevin Sabet’s Canadian Media Tour

Last week, SAM President Dr. Kevin Sabet traveled to Ottawa…

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September 7, 2017 in SAM’s News

New National Report Shows Rise in Prevalence and Intensity of Marijuana Use

National Survey Shows Soaring Marijuana Use Among All Americans 12…

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September 6, 2017 in SAM in the Press

SAM Launches “Broken Promises” Ad Campaign in New Jersey

Last month, SAM launched a new ad campaign in New…

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August 25, 2017 in SAM’s News

SAM Statement on The Denver Post’s New Stoned Driving Analysis

SAM Statement Regarding The Denver Post’s New Stoned Driving Analysis…

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