Marijuana

Christine Tatum: Anti-pot jihadist's questions about Westword, THC tie to terrorism, murder

Amendment 64's passage has energized marijuana opponents like Christine Tatum. An ex-journalist and wife of addiction specialist Dr. Christian Thurstone, Tatum recently went after yours truly for, among other things, failing to contact Thurstone for a post featuring one of his critics. Since then, Tatum has not responded to multiple interview requests from Westword -- but here's more about her complaints and rhetoric that drops hints about a possible link between THC consumption and murders at Columbine High School and the Boston Marathon.
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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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