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Opinion Elizabeth Holmes' surprising defense

Caroline Polisi is a federal and white-collar criminal defense attorney in New York City and a lecturer in law at Columbia Law School. She frequently appears on CNN as a legal analyst and is featured on this season of “The Dropout: Elizabeth Holmes on Trial.” Follow her on Twitter @CarolinePolisi. The views expressed in this… Read More »

Researchers Doubt That Certain Mental Disorders Are Disorders At All

What if mental disorders like anxiety, depression or post-traumatic stress disorder aren’t mental disorders at all? In a compelling new paper, biological anthropologists call on the scientific community to rethink mental illness. With a thorough review of the evidence, they show good reasons to think of depression or PTSD as responses to adversity rather than… Read More »

Alabama Senate approves medical marijuana bill

Alabama senators took only about 15 minutes this afternoon to pass a bill to regulate the production, sales and use of medical marijuana. The legislation would still have to pass the House of Representatives to become law. On a 21-8 vote, the Senate passed the bill by Sen. Tim Melson, R-Florence. It would allow doctors… Read More »