China Says 15 Years Too “Lenient” For Canadian Charged For Drug Smuggling

China has handed death sentence to foreigners found guilty of smuggling large quantities of illicit drugs Beijing:  A Chinese court said Saturday that a 15-year jail sentence for a Canadian national charged with drug smuggling was too “lenient” and remanded his case for a retrial. The decision comes as Beijing and Ottawa remain embroiled in […]

Politicians’ Narrow Focus On Prescription Drug Spending Is Myopic

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, reacts after voting results during a House Democratic election night event in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2018. Photographer: Yuri Gripas/Bloomberg© 2018 Bloomberg Finance LP On election night House minority leader Pelosi and President Trump had a phone call in which they discussed possible areas of cooperation. Specifically, […]