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NORML PAC Endorses Paul Zuckerberg for DC Attorney General

NORML PAC Endorses Paul Zuckerberg for DC Attorney General

NORML PAC has endorsed long-time marijuana law reform supporter Paul Zuckerberg in his campaign to become the first elected Attorney General for the District of Columbia. “DC’s unfair drug policies ruined lives, burdening thousands of young people with criminal records, and kept law enforcement from focusing their time and resources on violent crimes,” Zukerberg...

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The Importance of Getting Stoners to Vote on Nov. 4

The Importance of Getting Stoners to Vote on Nov. 4

Legalization Initiatives on the 2014 Ballot As we approach the midterm elections this November 4th, it is important that everyone understand the right to vote is both a privilege and a responsibility of citizenship that should not be overlooked. Not only do we have...

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Recruiting informants in college

September 15, 2014
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Recruiting informants in college

This is just another of the despicable side-effects of the drug war.

Undercover students used in drug busts at some University of Wisconsin campuses

Yeah, you bust some college kid of selling pot to his friends, and threaten him with a felony, which would...

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Scary Big Marijuana

September 11, 2014
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Scary Big Marijuana

Kevin Sabet is at it again with his favorite fantasy. If you think Big Tobacco was bad, wait till you get a whiff of Big Marijuana Comments are open. ...

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Norm Stamper on Militarization

September 11, 2014
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Norm Stamper on Militarization

At the same time that the Global Commission on Drug Policy was releasing their report, the Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs was holding a hearing on...

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CO: Retail Pot Sales Surpassed Medical for the First Time in July

September 10, 2014
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CO: Retail Pot Sales Surpassed Medical for the First Time in July

Retail marijuana purchasers in July outspent medical cannabis buyers for the first time since the launch of Colorado's adult-use market 9 months ago.

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Traction

September 9, 2014
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Traction

New York Times: Coalition Urges Nations to Decriminalize Drugs and Drug Use

Wall Street Journal: Decriminalize, Regulate Heroin, Cocaine, Commission Says

Gawker: International Commission: Decriminalize Drugs Everywhere

Huffington Post:...

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Huge Story – Global Commission calls for decriminalization, regulation, and legalization

September 9, 2014
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Huge Story – Global Commission calls for decriminalization, regulation, and legalization

We’ve been waiting for a big report from the Global Commission on Drug Policy. It was released tonight, and it’s huge.

Washington Post: Former world leaders call for nations...

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Philadelphia: Mayor To Sign Marijuana Depenalization Measure

City mayor Michael Nutter announced that he will sign municipal legislation into law decriminalizing marijuana possession penalties. Under the measure, penalties pertaining to the possession of up to one...

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Julie’s Baked Goods Joins the NORML Business Network

September 8, 2014
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Julie’s Baked Goods Joins the NORML Business Network

NORML is pleased to announce the newest member of the NORML Business Network, Julie’s Baked Goods.  This Denver-based edibles company has produces of some of the highest quality, all-natural cannabis...

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A Badge of Honor: Busted on the Boston Common

A Badge of Honor: Busted on the Boston Common

As we approach the annual Boston Freedom Rally in mid-September, held on the historic Boston Common, I thought it might be a good time for me to share with...

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Open Thread

September 8, 2014
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Open Thread

Some very good reading this morning…

Aggressive police take hundreds of millions of dollars from motorists not charged with crimes (Washington Post)

Behind the rise in seizures is...

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