Pediatricians want stricter limits on Ann Arbor marijuana dispensaries

Pediatricians concerned that marijuana can be harmful to adolescent health and development are trying to convince Ann Arbor to place stricter limits on dispensaries. Gregory Yanik, a pediatric oncologist at the University of Michigan’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital in Ann Arbor, said there’s a common voice among pediatricians in the community. Pediatricians want stricter limits…

Manafort, Cohen cases reveal weaknesses in enforcement of tax and election …

Paul Manafort’s multiyear tax fraud and Michael Cohen’s ability to easily arrange campaign contributions as hush money could have been intercepted sooner based on existing tax and campaign rules. But decisions by policymakers and lawmakers to defang regulation and defund investigations, particularly through political pressure aimed at the Internal Revenue Service, helped the behavior to…